Students wire up their own digital trumpets using a MaKey MaKey. They learn the basics of wiring a breadboard and use the digital trumpets to count in the binary number system. Teams are challenged to play songs using the binary system and their trumpets, and then present them in a class concert.
In addition to piano players galore, Memphis Tennessee is also home to some of the greatest horn players in the world. They have recorded with countless bands and groups and also traveled the world extensively. Regardless of style, horns players both as soloists and in ensembles have definitely made their mark.