Straight Trumpet (まっすぐトランペット Massugu Toranpetto?) is the tenth episode of the first season of the Hibike! Euphonium anime series. It was broadcasted on June 9, 2015.


The band suspects Taki-sensei played favorites in choosing Reina in the auditions. Noticing the band's rising distrust of Taki-sensei and Reina, he makes a proposal.



In order of appearance:


Major Events

  • Kumiko solves the problem with Natsuki and they become closer.
  • It is revealed that Reina and Taki's father were friends, so they Taki knew Reina since middle school.
  • It is revealed that Reina actually likes Taki in a romantic way.
  • Taki announces that there is going to be a second audition for those who was unhappy with the results of the previous audition.
    • Kaori agrees to redo the solo part, so Reina and Kaori have to compete with each other because Reina is the current trumpet solo player.

Featured Music


Promotional Video


Episodes of "Hibike! Euphonium" Anime Series
S1 Welcome, High SchoolNice to Meet You, EuphoniumFirst EnsembleSinging SolfègeFestival TimeTwinkle, Twinkle, Little TubaCrybaby SaxophoneFestival TrianglePlease, AuditionStraight TrumpetWelcome Back, AuditionMy EuphoniumGoodbye CompetitionDash, Monaka (OVA)
S2 Mid-summer FanfareHesitation FluteTroubled NocturnesAwakening OboeMiraculous HarmonyRainy ConductorStation ConcertRhapsody in FluSound! EuphoniumAfter-school ObbligatoFirst Love TrumpetThe Last Competition