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Le Fantastiche Guide Online di Thomann: Brass Mutes

There are many kinds of mute available, all of which alter both the volume and timbre of the instrument played.

Welcome to our Brass Mutes Online Advisor.

The musical term ‘con sordino’ refers to the use of a
DampTo reduce vibrations - in music this usually refers to the technique of reducing an instrument's vibrations and overtones by touching it in some way, to shorten the length of the note and deaden the timbre of the sound. For example, a percussionist may place the palm of his hand on the skin of a kettle drum, or a guitarist might use the wrist of his plectrum hand to rest against the strings. Also used to describe the effects of acoustic treatment.
mute
. There are many kinds of
DampTo reduce vibrations - in music this usually refers to the technique of reducing an instrument's vibrations and overtones by touching it in some way, to shorten the length of the note and deaden the timbre of the sound. For example, a percussionist may place the palm of his hand on the skin of a kettle drum, or a guitarist might use the wrist of his plectrum hand to rest against the strings. Also used to describe the effects of acoustic treatment.
mute
available, all of which alter both the
Volume1) In audio and music, the loudness or amplitude of a signal. 2) In computing, a fixed amount of storage space, addressed as a single entity ('C:', 'D:' etc). A physical drive may contain more than one volume, but a single volume may also span more than one drive!
volume
and
TimbreThe subjective quality of a sound, determined by many factors including harmonic content, transients and envelope.
timbre
of the instrument played. Brass mutes can be made from aluminium, brass, copper, plaster, cardboard, and sometimes plastic, all of which have their own tone. In recent years, ‘silent’ practise mutes have become popular, allowing players to hear their instruments through headphones without annoying the neighbours. Clearly this can be of great benefit to a practicing musician, not to say the members of his or her family! In this guide we will try to steer you through the different models available, to help you make an informed choice.

Our Online Advisor extends to several pages – you can jump from section to section using the index below or the navigation at the bottom of each page.

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