This month 90 nine year old children at Frederick Bird Primary School in Coventry embarked on a ten week course of class music lessons learning the pBone and pTrumpet with our Education Ambassador Becca Pope. You can follow their journey here through the weekly blogs written by some of the students as well as their […]
“Both the pTrumpet and pBone Circle events were very well attended at NAMM this year. Over 40 people participated in each event, all enjoying the chance to play on a pInstrument and engage in a session of informal brass learning. This year Chris Fower, Director of Education at Warwick Music Group, developed the session from […]
One of the world’s most renowned trumpet sensations, Alison Balsom, has teamed up with pTrumpet, to encourage children to “pick up an instrument and play” – as part of a major new nation-wide music education initiative. The aim of the project is to encourage more youngsters to take up music. Alison will shortly embark on […]
Music for Youth (MFY) is a national music education charity which allows young, aspiring musicians across the UK, free access to performance and audience opportunities. In August month MFY held its national festival in Birmingham Symphony Hall and it was great to see the pTrumpet in action for the first time. Thousands of talented young […]
During the past few months, we have had increasing interest and curiosity – from students right through to professionals – as we’ve been refining and perfecting the instrument. World class trumpeter Mike Lovatt has been one of our ‘pro testers’ in the development of the pTrumpet. He has been putting the instrument through its paces […]
pTrumpet was proudly displayed on the Conn-Selmer stand at International Trumpet Guild (ITG) 2014. Crowds of participants gathered to have a go on the eagerly awaited pTrumpet. Jeff Christiana, head of trumpets for Conn-Selmer, was on hand demonstrating the pTrumpet to students. Click here to see more photos from the ITG.