This website is a hub for brass players seeking information about the Tongue Controlled Embouchure.
If you’ve not come across the Tongue Controlled Embouchure before then please read the What is TCE? page first.

Currently TCE-UK is owned and maintained by Bristol-based trumpet player Rich Colquhoun.
Rich is a pupil and friend of the acclaimed trumpeter Robert J. (Bahb) Civiletti, another proponent of the TCE and author/co-author of three books on the subject.

The FAQ page is there to answer your questions and dispel the myths and misinformation concerning this modern and ancient embouchure technique. Please submit comments and questions on the contact page.

Please enjoy your stay and feel free to get in touch.