Trumpet Fingering Chart - Trumpet Warmup - Scales - High
Notes and More! All together, I have posted 94 pages of educational
materials for trumpet players.
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instructor and a composer. My recent compositions have focused on
music for brass students and professional players.
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Warmups for Trumpet with Fingering Chart: Now
available through Amazon.com. This is a much-improved version of
our very popular Trumpet Warmups and is priced at only $2.99. It is
an e-book meant to be read on your kindle, tablet, PC, or Mac.
Warming up before playing is essential to brass playing. You
have to warm up the body and the mind through a careful routine.
This book will guide you through simple stretches, especially for
the upper body, and then through a series of playing exercises
intended to get you ready to make music.
1. Body Stretches and Deep Breaths
2. Big Breaths and Tonguing
3. Lip Slurs for Flexibility
4. Scales and Air Stream.
FREE TRUMPET PDF SHEET MUSIC:
Exercises: 26 pages of studies in single, double,
triple, and mixed tonguing. Also included are some
challenging studies based on orchestral trumpet parts. (381Kb)
Low Note Studies:
Four pages of studies focusing on the low range of the trumpet. It
takes about 15 minutes to play them all and makes a nice warm-up or
a warm-down. (129Kb)
Arpeggios for Trumpet: This book takes you through all
the major, minor, chromatic and several modal scales and major,
minor, diminished, and augmented arpeggios. 44 pages. (690Kb)
Lip Slur Etudes: Six
fairly challenging etudes based on lip slurs (notes that connect
without changing the valve combination). (229Kb)
Exercise: An exercise to help develop and extend your
high range. Read the notes on page 3 and don't skip the
warm-down at the end! Go only as high as you can without straining.
The high notes will come as you become stronger and more efficient
in your playing. (146Kb)
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