It is imperative that the basic elements of trumpet playing are reestablished and refined each day. Precise intonation is one of these important elements. These pitch tendency exercises will help you develop a strong awareness of correct intonation. Begin by working at a moderate dynamic level and expand from there. Start in the staff and continue into the upper and lower registers. Play one of these patterns each day and rotate throughout the entire set. Sing and buzz these patterns as well to establish and refine the pitch centre.
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