Category Archives: Yamaha Trombone Slide Oil

A Short Guide to Trombone Slide Cleaning and Maintenance

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“Gadgets and Gizmos:” Yamaha Trombone Slide Oil

The handslide presents a number of difficulties peculiar to trombonists. Besides the inherent difficulty of learning to operate the slide with skill and efficiency, maintaining optimum mechanical function also is a challenge that requires constant attention. For one thing, the … Continue reading

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