Pocket Trumpet – But Which One?
The pocket trumpet is a beautiful small compact size instrument that has the exact same range for playing as that of a regular trumpet. Although it has the range of a standard trumpet, and will not found in any orchestra, it’s still an instrument of great popularity and use.
The winding of the tubing of the pocket trumpet is much tighter than that of a standard trumpet and thus the size is much smaller yet the range is retained.
Many trumpet players use it as a practice instrument due to its portability and convenience of size.
Because of the many variations in design of the pocket trumpet, this can result in many variations in tone and playability. However, there are two standard variations for pocket trumpet design and these are either a standard bell and bore gauge all a reduced bell and bore cage design.
You may want to pocket a trumpet purely for the fun of playing one, alternatively you may use it as a member of the band or group of musicians. Whatever your reason, there is a wonderful range off pocket trumpet designs available at very reasonable prices.
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