"You really have to play one!"

Beginner / Entry Level Selection Process

  1. Determine if the trumpet is a suitable instrument for the student.
  2. Determine which of the “entry level” (beginning) trumpet packages are best suited to the student
  3. Instruct the student in the following:
    • Correct mouth position/embrouchure and sound production (leads to No.4)
    • Correct use of the tongue
    • Playing position
    • Your first notes
    • How to practice
    • Care and maintenance of the new trumpet
  4. Determine which of the student mouthpieces are best suited to the student
  5. Explain the inclusion of a complimentary cleaning of the trumpet after 6 months of use