Trumpet Buyer's Guide
What type of trumpet would be best for me? Tell me more about the valves of a trumpet. In what finishes are trumpets available?
Trumpet Mutes 101
The modern-day keyboard player has literally thousands of sounds at his fingertips...
Cleaning Supplies for Trumpet
If you ever want to freak a non-musician out, show them a glob of the green slime that comes out of your trumpet when you clean it for the first time in months.
Trumpet Valve Oil...Which one to Use?
As someone who once had a valve freeze up while performing a solo rendition of the National Anthem at a Major League Baseball game, I can assure you this topic is near and dear to my heart.
The Pros and Cons of Trumpet Stands
Your trumpet stand is as valuable a piece of protective gear for your horn as your case is.
The Jazz Trumpet Lineage
7 major players who changed or defined the instrument.
How Many Trumpets Do I Need To Own?
Allow me to use fashion as an analogy. Some trumpet players view their horn like a favorite coat—they wear the same one for everything, regardless of the event.