How to play trombone

Breathing

Your first step when learning how to play trombone. This is the heart and soul of trombone playing. Take a relaxed deep breath and blow out through your lips.

how to play trombone Breathing
how to play trombone Buzz & Play

Buzz & Play

With the mouthpiece in the middle of your lips, create a hole in your lips and blow air through it. If you slowly make the hole smaller as you blow the buzz will begin! Add the mouthpiece to pBone and repeat the process to make your first sounds.

Hand position

Here is the classic trombone hand position.

how to play trombone Hand position

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