One of the pinnacles of performance practice is that of creating a recognizable, individualistic sound. There are differing opinions on this matter in relation to how a trumpet sound is formed and changed through both player technique and equipment setup. The purpose of this study is to take an objective point of view on the matter, using what others have said as well as the science of sound production on the trumpet, to find a window in to how players use technique and equipment to their advantage in creating the sound they desire.
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Sills, Greg, "A Study of Player Technique and Equipment Setup and Their Effects on Trumpet Tone" (2018). Musicology & Ethnomusicology: Student Scholarship. 16.