Trumpets, Trombones, Baritone Horns,
Check valves are sufficiently oiled,
Apply valve oil if needed.
Check Trombone slides have enough
slide cream and water.
Move tuning slides in & out.
Clean your mouthpiece, using a mouthpiece brush.
Check Valves are sufficiently oiled.
Check tuning slides are greased properly.
Clean & polish your instrument with a polishing cloth.
Dismantle, wash & clean your instrument.
Dry, rebuild, grease tuning slides, oil valves & apply slide cream for trombone slides.
Book your instrument in for a service
at least once or twice a year
Return your instrument to it's case when not in use.
Make sure that you never use excessive force to insert the mouthpiece into the instrument
Do not place music folders inside the instrument case as this can damage the instrument
Do not eat or drink immediately before playing your instrument (avoid soft drinks.)
Don't leave in the sun or boot of a car