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Trumpet Lessons By Kurt Thompson
August 21, 2016 @ 10:05 PM

3 tips to help you get your first PEDAL C on TRUMPET!
The PEDAL C on trumpet really is an infamous note! Most trumpet players will swear that note is not even ON the trumpet and not playable.
Others will give up and say...WHO CARES?
Get the PEDAL C sounding loud and resonant and I promise good things will happen to your playing and your high range will EXPAND!

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August 21, 2016 @ 9:48 PM

One Trumpet EXERCISE if you just got BRACES and You Want To Play High Again!
Let's face it: For many trumpet students that get braces...LET THE PAIN BEGIN!!! But, it really doesn't have to be this way. Kurt Thompson, Master Trumpet Teacher and Player shows you a Trumpet exercise, technique that can get you back to normal and maybe, even get you to playing BETTER than before you got braces!
 
MY OTHER PEDAL TONE VIDEOS THAT MAY HELP YOU:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mb7AXESSq9s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BkELB1eFjZ0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sng7MwaRNIA
 
 
 
Hey, You just get braces on?  And now your're a freshman in the marching band or maybe ...

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August 21, 2016 @ 9:45 PM

 3 Stages Of Compression for ANY Brass Player including TRUMPET by Kurt Thompson
If you lack range or endurance or....BOTH??? Something in the sequence of COMPRESSING THE AIR may likely be out of whack!
All 3 Stages of AIR Compression must be firing the way a Lamborghini engine hums or you....got a big problem!
What are the trumpet exercises, notes, and tips????
STAY TUNED!

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