Jim Donaldson, the author of the web pages for The Schilke Loyalist and The Trumpet Gearhead sadly passed away in August 27, 2017. His old web pages have been successfully retrieved from the Internet Archive and are now being hosted at EverythingTrumpet.com as a tribute to Jim's love of the trumpet. He was always willing to help out anyone who was keen on the trumpet. Out of respect to Jim, the internal web pages he created will remain as he left them.

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Jim Donaldson's answers to a few frequently,
or at least occasionally, asked questions


Last revised: October 14, 2008.

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