The Bone Yard

Brian Stewart’s thoughts, musings and positions on the subject of the trombone.

 

Trombone Topics:

 

Never picked a bone before?  My thoughts on buying a student trombone.

 

Outgrowing your first bone?  Some things to consider when buying your next trombone.

 

          What is an F Attachment and what is it used for?

 

            What exactly is a Bass Trombone?

 

            Slide Oil vs. Slide Cream.  What’s the difference?

 

 

Miscellaneous Stuff

 

          Links to some manufacturers web sites and a few instrument dealers.

 

            Is my child’s Band Director getting kickbacks from the local music store?

 

 

 

Brian Stewart began playing trombone in the 5th grade in 1975 and has been a public school Band instructor since 1988.  Feedback is welcome, as are your questions.  Please write to jamsbandman@msn.com.