Trumpet Player Gifts -Ideas On What To Buy For Brass Players

a present for a trumpet player

Gift Ideas For Trumpet Players

So your friends birthday is coming up and now you are looking for tips and gift ideas for trumpet players? Well, if so you are on the right page because, as a trumpet player myself, I know that what we brass players like…

…so on this page I will present some good ideas on what to buy as a gift for someone who plays the trumpet, or brass players in general. Continue reading “Trumpet Player Gifts -Ideas On What To Buy For Brass Players”

How To Choose The Right Trumpet Mouthpiece Size – Your GUIDE

Different trumpet mouthpiece sizes



How To Choose The Right Trumpet Mouthpiece Size

What trumpet mouthpiece should I use?

What trumpet mouthpiece sis right for me?…

Knowing how to select the right trumpet mouthpiece can be a bit difficult, especially if you only been playing for a few years. Heck, it can even be a bit tricky even if you have may years of trumpet playing under your belt…

…so, if you are someone who is wondering how to pick out a trumpet mouthpiece, then this article will hopefully help you with that. Continue reading “How To Choose The Right Trumpet Mouthpiece Size – Your GUIDE”

Best Trumpet Gig Bags And Cases

“The Gator GL is a very good trumpet gig bag if you are looking for a protective, nice looking and professional single trumpet case…”

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Best Trumpet Gig Bag And Cases

Nothing makes you feel more professional than arriving at the gig, carrying a nice looking gig bag over your shoulder…

…even if your an amateur.

I remember thinking exactly this, as a teenager, many years ago. In fact I still do, but today I also realize how practical and useful a good trumpet case can be… Continue reading “Best Trumpet Gig Bags And Cases”

Best Cheap Trumpets Under 200 Dollars For Beginner Students ?

Editors Top Pick, The Jean Paul TR-330

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 What Are The Best Cheap Trumpets Under 200 Dollars

There are a lot of cheap trumpets out there nowadays and some of them are actually playable. However, I do want to say, right from the start, that we are now talking about beginner trumpets and if you already know that you want to try your luck with pursuing a career as a professional trumpeter, then these are not the trumpets you should go for. Continue reading “Best Cheap Trumpets Under 200 Dollars For Beginner Students ?”

Bach 3c Trumpet Mouthpiece -Specs-And Why It Is My Favorite?

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Bach Trumpet Mouthpiece 3c

In this article I’m going to share my thoughts on why the Bach 3c trumpet mouthpiece has been one of my favorite trumpet mouthpieces, during my 35 years of playing the trumpet…

…and, why I believe the Bach 3c mouthpiece should be the standard mouthpiece, that comes with every trumpet when buying a horn, instead of the 7c.

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Yamaha YTR-8310Z Bobby Shew Trumpet Review (My Experience)

Yamaha YTR-8310Z Bobby Shew Trumpet

My Experience With The Bobby Shew YTR-8310Z Trumpet-Review

The Bobby Shew, Yamaha YTR-8310Z B-flat trumpet is the trumpet I have been using most of the time, the last 7 years or so, as my main B-flat trumpet. It has been a great relationship and it’s about time I write a review on the 8310Z.


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Can You Play The Trumpet With Braces? Easy Tips How To Do It

“Playing trumpet with braces can be a serious handicap and a source of great frustration. However, if you play your cards right, playing with braces might just give you an edge over other trumpeters in the long run…”

a girl is playing trumpet with braces




Can You Play Trumpet With Braces?
10 Tips How To Play The Trumpet With Braces

Are you a trumpet player wondering how to play trumpet with braces? Or perhaps you have a child who is about to get braces and now you are asking, is playing trumpet with braces even possible at all?  Continue reading “Can You Play The Trumpet With Braces? Easy Tips How To Do It”

Cornet vs. Trumpet – What’s the Difference Between Them?

“Another important difference between the trumpet and the cornet is the bore size, or the inside of the tubing.  On the trumpet the tubing is what we call “cylindrical” whereas on the cornet the tubing is “conical”

Cornets vs. trumpets
Two cornets to the left and two trumpets to the right. What are the differences?



Cornet vs. Trumpet

The difference between a cornet and a trumpet
and how/where they are used

This article is going to answer the question “what’s the difference between a cornet and a trumpet ?” as well as shed some light on in what situations you’d be better off using the cornet instead of the trumpet, and vice versa.

This is something you must know so stay with me all the way to the end of the article. A lot of other questions about the trumpet vs. cornet will also be answered, and I will try my best to make it an easy and interesting read… Continue reading “Cornet vs. Trumpet – What’s the Difference Between Them?”