The Woodshed, our playing tips section. We have put together a collection of
tips that should help you improve your playing. This isn't meant to replace a
teacher, but it is just to give you something more to look at. It is extemely
important to have a teacher while learning to play the trumpet, either your director
or a private lesson teacher. There are many problems that can arise which only a
person with you who is expirienced can fix. Many of the methods here are the most
common out there, but it is impossible represent every school of teaching. Please
keep this in mind as you go throught he Studio.
The Studio is
divided into three parts: Beginner,
Intermediate, and Advanced.
The beginner section is filled full of advice for the brand new trumpet player until the end of his or her first year. Inside the beginner section is: