How to Play the Trumpet
Fingering diagram for the trumpet
Let's try the fingering
Playing a scale on the piccolo trumpet
On a piccolo trumpet, there is an additional valve for playing low notes. Essentially, when playing a scale, the fourth valve is used to play notes below the low F. The fourth valve is operated using the little finger of the right hand or the index finger of the left hand.
For the piccolo trumpet, the fingering for the chromatic scale descending from the low C is as follows.