what you think about trumpet in Mi Bemol key?

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  1. lior

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    what do you think about trumpet in Mi Bemol key?

    why in america its Popular?, im think the sound of trumpet in C bemol key its more beutiful



    i think the only one Reason its more easy to play becuse the notes more lowes, more easy play Hayden humell and Other else
     
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  2. Vulgano Brother

    Vulgano Brother Moderator Staff Member

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    We call those Eb trumpets, but they are pretty rarely used. Haydn and Hummel work just fine on Bb trumpets, and in the orchestra we usually use C trumpets and/or piccolo for the Eb parts.
     
  3. Dupac

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    Eb (mi bémol) cornets ("soprano cornets") are used in British style brass bands : Their sound floats above the orchestra.
     
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