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Trumpeter Paul Beniston

This trumpeter performed an epic Mahler solo and turned PURPLE with effort

soprano trombone jazz solo

You need to watch this incredible jazz solo on a soprano trombone

I refuse to count this

16 confessions of a brass player that will make you say ‘same’

Marching trumpeter falls over spectacularly while

Marching trumpeter falls over spectacularly while trying to film himself on a GoPro

one man handel messiah

Handel's Hallelujah chorus on trumpet and organ is a thing of immense joy

Seika Girls High School band

These high school students are the most badass wind band you’ve ever heard

Trumpet Bohemian Rhapsody cover

This trumpet cover of Bohemian Rhapsody is surprisingly delicate and delightful

musician every day tips

10 extremely simple things musicians can do every day to make life a little easier

best concertos ever written

These are the 16 most essential concertos in all of classical music

Tromba Marina

This instrument is the musical love-child of a double bass and a trumpet

cornet triple tongue

This kid’s cornet triple-tonguing technique is seriously impressive

worst things to happen to a classical musician

The 13 worst things to happen to a classical musician

bernstein berates trumpet section

Leonard Bernstein arguing with his trumpet section shows what a perfectionist he was

trumpet zipline

Literally just a trumpet player flying down a zip-line playing an insanely high note

trumpet kid celebrates

This kid celebrating the end of his trumpet solo cuts to the core of human existence

7-year-old trumpeter National Anthem video

Seven-year-old trumpeter absolutely nails US national anthem at college basketball match

Nicola Benedetti & Wynton Marsalis

Nicola Benedetti & Wynton Marsalis give us some classical/jazz pro tips