Video #1: How to put together and hold your trumpet
The trumpet is the "quarterback" of the band and the highest sounding of the brass instruments. The trumpets usually play the main melody parts of most songs and are prominent in both concert band and jazz band. Famous trumpet players include Miles Davis, Louis Armstrong, and Wynton Marsalis. The 5th Grade Band needs 15 or more trumpets.
The Smooth sounds of Miles! A classic from Louis Armstrong One of the modern masters