Flugelhorns have been a popular ballad instrument choice of jazz trumpet
players for many decades. Flugelhorns have a softer, more mellow sound
than either a trumpet or cornet. You can play a flugelhorn softly in a
small intimate setting, or just make beautiful sounds in a concert hall.
Back in the 1970's, flugelhorns became very popular with jazz trumpet
players, and are a neccessity for anyone in a jazz group. A man named,
Chuck Mangione, made the flugelhorn one of the most popular pop
instruments of the day with his hit song, Feels So Good
A quality flugelhorn
is fun to play and easy to
find on eBay.