Called for in many parts and styles, mutes modify the tone and volume of your trumpet. Different types of mutes create different effects; even different models of the same type of mute can have quite drastic differences.
Straight mutes are a gig essential for any trumpet player. With materials ranging from from stone-lined to brass, there are a wide range of tonal and acoustical options to choose from.
In the videos below, we'll walk you through all the straight mute options available and then play a few examples on a wide range of straight mutes.