Welcome to the Trombone Club!
This page is dedicated to all of our M.U.S.E. Trombone players with fun information regarding your instrument. Come back and visit this page anytime. It will always be changing with new information and notices about upcoming workshop.
Here is a list of some common questions with answers and Youtube Help links below.
Here is a video on how to grease your slide properly. Video Link
It is important to keep your trombone clean in order for it to work properly. Sometimes sticky slides are a result from the trombone slide being dirty. It’s also important to keep the mouthpiece clean.
What you will need is an inexpensive Trombone maintenance kit which will usually include a snake to clean the tubings, a mouthpiece brush, slide oil or grease, tuning slide grease, a cloth and sometimes a valve brush. Here is one from Sweetwater, a very good reliable company. Maintenance Kit Link
Here is a link: Cleaning the Trombone
Trombone stands are nice way to keep your instrument safe and gives you a break from always having to hold it during a practice session. You don’t need them for school band practice but they are nice to have. Here is a link: Trombone Stand
Mutes are a fun accessory that can change the sound of a trombone. Here are some examples: Mutes