As the largest instrument in the brass family, the Tuba is instantly recognisable both in sound and stature, but how much do you really know about this popular instrument? Here are 5 surprising Tuba facts…
One of the best known instruments of our time, and certainly a favourite with schools and brass bands, the popular Cornet comes in 2 types which - particularly for those who are just beginning, often poses the question:what Cornet should I buy?
Originally invented in 1835 to replace the Ophicleide, the Tuba is the largest, and lowest instrument in the brass family; probably the most instantly recognisable and one of the most popular, too. But, what are the best songs for Tuba?
If you’re just embarking on your brass instrument journey - deciding which one is right for you or wondering whether you should switch to learning a different one - you may be curious about pitch; which of the brass instruments has the highest pitch, and which has the lowest.
Joining a concert or marching band - either whilst at school or as a professional adult - is so much more than simply playing music, and can teach you all sorts of soft skills and valuable life lessons you can take, not just into your professional life, but your personal life, too.