Trumpet, Euphonium and Tuba Maintenance
- Tips from our repair technician Fred Sullivan. Fred has been in the music store industry for many years, and would like to share some of his knowledge to help make life easier for parents of band students. Below are some tips from his webiste that can help anyone interested in trumpet tips and maintenence. Tips for Every Day 1. Valves need to be lubricated on a regular basis. Steps for oiling valves: • Unscrew the valve cap and pull the valve straight out about half way.