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Tag Archives: split tones
After so many posts on different trumpet techniques I realized that information about the auxiliary instruments is a bit scattered. In this post I aim to gather all of the relevant information on the piccolo trumpet in one easy to … Continue reading
Posted in Auxiliary Instruments, General Trumpet Knowledge Tagged multiphonics, mutes, piccolo, piccolo trumpet, split tones Leave a comment
My first venture into split-tones was over ten years ago for a performance of the piece “Humans in Motion” by Canadian composer Annesley Black. If I remember correctly, there was one single split-tone in my part – one of the … Continue reading
Posted in Contemporary Techniques Tagged half valve, multiphonics, saunders, split tones Leave a comment