Author: Chris

A trumpet with a tuner
How To

The Complete Guide To Practicing The Trumpet

Have you ever asked yourself how to practice the trumpet effectively? Find out everything you need to know about when, how, and how often you should practice the trumpet!

Read More
Tuning slide
Guide

How Much Does It Cost To Maintain And Repair My Trumpet?

How expensive is it to play and maintain a trumpet? With the right care, you’ll find it’s quite an affordable instrument to play!

Read More
Trumpet bell
Guide

Trumpets and Lacquer – Everything You Need To Know

What’s better – silver-plated or brass? Can you play on raw brass? Find out everything you need to know about lacquer and trumpets!

Read More
Trumpet being played
Review

Jupiter JTR700 Trumpet Review

Are you a beginner player and looking for something to kick off your journey? Then you should check out this Jupiter JTR700 Trumpet Review!

Read More
Trumpet player in orchestra
Guide

Trumpets And Concert Pitch – Useful Facts You Need To Know

Bb instruments like the trumpet play a Bb when the sheet music suggests a C. Find out what concert pitch is – and how to transpose for it.

Read More
Trumpet keys
How To

How To Hit High Notes On A Trumpet

You want to play higher notes on your trumpet but you’re struggling to get there? Read on to find out how to increase your register.

Read More
Trumpet Mouthpiece
Guide

Trumpet Mouthpieces – The Complete Guide

Are trumpet mouthpieces confusing to you? Read our guide to find out what all the numbers and letters mean!

Read More
Trumpet Mouthpiece
How To

3 Easy Ways To Remove A Stuck Mouthpiece (That ACTUALLY Work!)

Your mouthpiece is stuck in your trumpet and all your wiggling, pulling and cursing is not helping? Here are three things that work!

Read More
Cornet
Articles

Cornet vs Trumpet – What is the difference?

What are the differences between a cornet and a trumpet, and what are their similarities? We’ll look at both and answer some FAQs!

Read More
View of a trumpet
Articles

Fascinating Trumpeter’s Trivia – Frequent Questions Answered

Dive into some trumpet trivia and find the answers to some frequently asked questions around horns and music.

Read More
Trumpeter With Hat
Guide

9 Trumpet Books for Effective Self-Study

Find out which books can help you learn to play the trumpet as a total beginner and which books can guide you to become a better player when you’re already advanced.

Read More
Trumpet Case
Review

Bach 190S37 Review – An Anniversary Trumpet

We look at the Bach Stradivarius 190S37 to see if it’s any good. We’ll also tell you the difference between the 190 and the 180, and give you some guidelines on how to spot a forgery.

Read More