- The trumpet was first used for signaling in ancient China, Egypt, and Scandinavia.
- By Roman times, the trumpet was also played at military ceremonies.
- The first musical use of the trumpet was in the late 1300s.
Materials it is made of:
- The trumpet is usually made out of silver.
- The Selmer Corporation
- Blackburn Music Company
- Louis Armstrong (1990-1971)
- Dizzy Gillespie (1917-1993)
- Jon Faddis (1953- )
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