Playing with a tuner

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by Hey_Pauly, Oct 26, 2011.

  1. Hey_Pauly

    Hey_Pauly New Friend

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    Dec 17, 2010
    How come my tuner shows an A sharp when I play a C?
     
  2. jgambill

    jgambill New Friend

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    Your tuner is set for concert C, your trumpet is Bb (assuming you are playing a Bb trumpet). Thus the tuner will always show a whole tone less than what you are actually playing.
     
  3. Hey_Pauly

    Hey_Pauly New Friend

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    Dec 17, 2010
    Thanks for the info!
     

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