Bugle tricks.

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  1. Churchman

    Churchman Mezzo Piano User

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    Are there any? Tricks to playing one better? Or is it just practice :-(
     
  2. Dale Proctor

    Dale Proctor Utimate User

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    Basically the same tricks you use playing trumpet. Of course, trick #1 is having a decent bugle and mouthpiece.
     
  3. barliman2001

    barliman2001 Fortissimo User

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    That's trick #2. Trick #1 is learning to play...
     
  4. ConnDirectorFan

    ConnDirectorFan Fortissimo User

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    Trick #0 - having a decent bugle to learn on
     
  5. Peter McNeill

    Peter McNeill Utimate User

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    Practice and playing next to a better Bugler. Listen and learn.
     
  6. VetPsychWars

    VetPsychWars Fortissimo User

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    When I get mine back from Charlie Melk, I'll let you know!

    Tom
     
  7. Martin Williams

    Martin Williams Mezzo Piano User

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    Blow into the small end. End lesson.
     

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