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TRUMPET PLAYING - MAIN PAGE

Parts of the Trumpet Fingerings Tips History of the Trumpet Duets Trumpet Repertoire
The Greatest Classical Trumpet Players The Greatest Jazz Trumpet Players


Below are tips and videos related to becoming the best Trumpet player you can be!:

PARTS OF THE TRUMPET:
Check out this page showing the parts of the trumpet
(including inside the valves!)


FINGERING CHARTS:
Check out this page showing the fingering charts for the Trumpet


Trumpet Tips!:
Trumpet Care: This page tells how to care for your trumpet: Trumpet Care
Trumpet Tips: This page offers tips on holding your trumpet, note cut-offs, use of your air and more: Trumpet Tips
Trumpet Tips
- sound
:
This page offers tips on improving your trumpet sound: More Trumpet Tips
Trumpet Exercises and More: This page shows several trumpet exercises examples and more: Trumpet Exercises
Trumpet Upgrade: This page shows information on purchasing a pro quality trumpet: Purchasing a Pro Quality Trumpet
Trumpet Tips
- ghost-tongue
:
This page offers tips on playing with a "ghost-tongue" style: Using a Ghost-Tongue
Trumpet Tips
- flutter tongue
:
This page offers tips on playing with a "flutter tongue": Using a Flutter Tongue


Trumpet History:
History of the Trumpet (per Standard of Excellence, Book 1)
Introducing the Baroque Trumpet with Alison Balsom | Classic FM (YouTube with Alison Balsom, 8:29)


Trumpet Duets!:
Great duets for 2 trumpets (including beginner, intermediate, and more advanced)
Great JAZZ duets for 2 trumpets (including beginner, intermediate, and more advanced)


Trumpet Repertoire:
Vassily Brandt: Etudes for Trumpet (audio)


Certificate of Merit: Level 1 Pieces for Trumpet and Piano (audio)
Level 2 Pieces for Trumpet and Piano (audio)
Level 3 Pieces for Trumpet and Piano (audio)
Level 4 Pieces for Trumpet and Piano (audio)
Level 5 Pieces for Trumpet and Piano (audio)
Level 1 Pieces (jazz) for Trumpet and CD accomp. (audio)
Level 2 Pieces (jazz) for Trumpet and CD accomp. (audio)
Level 3 Pieces (jazz) for Trumpet and CD accomp. (audio)
Level 4 Pieces (jazz) for Trumpet and CD accomp. (audio)
Level 5 Pieces (jazz) for Trumpet and CD accomp. (audio)


Standard of Excellence - Festival Solos Books 1 and 2 (audio)


Sonatas and Concertos: Paul Hindemith Sonata for Trumpet and Piano (1st Movement) (Maurice Andre, Trumpet)
Sonata for Trumpet and Piano (2nd Movement) (Maurice Andre, Trumpet)
Sonata for Trumpet and Piano (3rd Movement) (Maurice Andre, Trumpet)
Joseph Haydn Concerto in Eb Major (I. Allegro) (Maurice Andre, Trumpet)
Arutunian Trumpet Concerto (Sergei Nakariakov, Trumpet)
Neruda Trumpet Concerto (Vicente Olmos, Trumpet)
Hummel Trumpet Concerto (Maurice Andre, Trumpet)
Albinoni, Tomaso Trumpet Concerto in B-flat Major Op.7 No.3 (originally for Oboe) (Baldvin Oddsson, Trumpet)



The Greatest Classical Trumpet Players!:
Maurice Andre
Malcolm McNab
Adolph Herseth
Bernard Adelstein
Phillip Smith
David Krauss
Sergei Nakariakov
Hakan Hardengerger
Gerard Schwarz
Raymond Mase
Best Classical Trumpet Players In The World




The Greatest Jazz Trumpet Players!:
Best Jazz Trumpet Players Ever
Some of the Best Jazz Trumpeters as Composers
Jazz Trumpet Solos - Audio Links (for my several books of jazz trumpet solo transcriptions, and for more transcriptions I have not in those books!)









































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