Weekly Trumpet Tips 10/4/11

The Shadow

Welcome to Weekly Trumpet Tips!

Please always feel free to respond / comment on any of the tips listed in these weekly posts.  Your input may help clarify details for someone else!

Check out About Face HERE!!!  Check out Secrets to Efficient Brass Playing HERE!!!

Check out the Chops Rehab and Jazz Improv courses.  These are designed to be 4 weeks worth of lessons to help the student gain insights and skills in each specific area.

Keith is available for clinics!!  Please go to our “Clinics” page for details!

We now have t-shirts!  Check out our new t-shirt design!  We have the “adult version and the school friendly “student version!”

Here Are your Weekly Tips:

Tip #1 – Follow Up to my Maynard Ferguson Story (Video)




Tip #2 – Conversational Breath!  (Video)



Below is the MF Clinic that I refer to in the video above… please watch the video above first for clarity.


I was sent the following video, and even though it has absolutely nothing to do with trumpet playing, it was so darn cute I just couldn’t not share!  Enjoy!



“People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things.”

Sir Edmund Hillary
1919-2008, Mountaineer, Explorer and Philanthropist

Have a GREAT week!