Brass
Man playing a cornet

Cornet

Man holding a trumpet

Trumpet

Man playing a trombone

Trombone

Boy playing a tenor horn

Tenor Horn

Woman holding a baritone

Baritone

Man playing a French horn

French Horn

Man holding a Euphonium

Euphonium

Tuba

These instruments are played by buzzing into a mouthpiece. As air travels through the instrument, the player can use their fingers to press valves or move a slide to help change the sound.

Get inspired.

Search for these artists to find out how brass instruments sound.

Wynton Marsalis

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Dizzy Gillespie

Harry James

Ian Bousfield

James Morrison

Who to contact

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Sheffield Music Academy

Meet the instruments

Jazz Trumpet

Grimethorpe Colliery Brass Band

Classical Trumpet