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  1. N1684T replied to the thread 1953 Old Recording first valve tuning slide modification.

    Also, some Bundy cornets (not sure about trumpets) came with a VERY similar setup.

    May 28, 2018 at 1:07 AM
  2. N1684T replied to the thread 1953 Old Recording first valve tuning slide modification.

    THAT is the way to go;)

    May 28, 2018 at 1:03 AM
  3. LaTrompeta replied to the thread Yamaha Silent Brass.

    The back pressure is less noticeable with the headphones

    May 28, 2018 at 12:54 AM
  4. LaTrompeta liked richtom's post in the thread Till Eulenspiegels 3rd part.

    Any competent player can play a pedal F on a C trumpet as well. It is part of the job.

    May 28, 2018 at 12:52 AM
  5. LaTrompeta liked Sethoflagos's post in the thread Till Eulenspiegels 3rd part.

    Unless marked 'Alta', F trumpet parts sound a perfect fourth higher than written, so on a Bb you transpose up a perfect fifth. I think...

    May 28, 2018 at 12:52 AM
  6. Dale Proctor liked True Tone's post in the thread That Fabled Arban Recording....

    (as a preface this is probably somewhat rambling and a rather long post, sorry about that fact, but I'm 99% sure I know that the...

    May 28, 2018 at 12:44 AM
  7. J. Jericho liked David Hall's post in the thread using the third valve instead of 1 & 2.

    This advice is from far better and more experienced players than myself but is invaluable. Use whatever combinatoln is easiest and works...

    May 28, 2018 at 12:00 AM
  8. J. Jericho liked BigDub's post in the thread Truisms.

    When crazy things happen, you have a great story to tell for a long time. If everything goes well, you'll have no material to work with.

    May 27, 2018 at 11:58 PM
  9. Chester Hill replied to the thread Just bought a Conn 80A.

    I briefly owned a 1930's Conn 80A many years ago. It sounded exactly like a trumpet, which was not the sound I was looking for. But...

    May 27, 2018 at 11:56 PM
  10. David Hall liked rowuk's post in the thread using the third valve instead of 1 & 2.

    Security means not cracking the note when you go for it. It means that the "slotting" could be improved (like for the high A above the...

    May 27, 2018 at 11:14 PM
  11. David Hall replied to the thread using the third valve instead of 1 & 2.

    This advice is from far better and more experienced players than myself but is invaluable. Use whatever combinatoln is easiest and works...

    May 27, 2018 at 11:14 PM
  12. David Hall liked Vulgano Brother's post in the thread using the third valve instead of 1 & 2.

    Welcome to TM, Grafemberg! Alternate fingerings are taught fairly early and they are useful. It is our job to figure out when to use them.

    May 27, 2018 at 11:08 PM
  13. David Hall liked gwood66's post in the thread using the third valve instead of 1 & 2.

    I can only speak from my limited experience, but I would practice your scales with normal fingerings at first. One of the purposes of...

    May 27, 2018 at 11:07 PM
  14. David Hall liked rowuk's post in the thread using the third valve instead of 1 & 2.

    I use whatever is easiest and practice the alternate fingerings religiously. They can be used for intonation, for faster transitions,...

    May 27, 2018 at 11:06 PM
  15. True Tone posted a new thread.

    That Fabled Arban Recording...

    (as a preface this is probably somewhat rambling and a rather long post, sorry about that fact, but I'm 99% sure I know that the...

    Forum: Trumpet Discussion

    May 27, 2018 at 10:42 PM
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