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Supplemental Practice Alternatives for Trumpet

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By Charles Decker

Trumpet, trumpet method - Advanced Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Charles Decker. 21st Century, Method, Etudes and Exercises, General Instructional, Technique Training. Individual Part, Solo Part. 40 pages. Published by Charles Decker Music Press (S0.505697).

Item Number: S0.505697

Supplemental Practice Alternatives is an practical collection of alternative practice approaches designed to improve and stabilize essential trumpet performance skills that was developed over four decades of teaching ambitious trumpeters at all levels. These alternative practice approaches provide practical variations and suggestions on how to apply them to the myriad of etude and study books with the objective of advancing and mastering crucial aspects of trumpet performance. Supplemental Practice Alternatives include study approaches for First and Third-Valve Slide Intonation Control; Single and Multiple-Tonguing Consistency Development; Range Expansion Tone Control; Lip Trill and Shake Development; Long-Tone Studies Using Basic Triad and 7th Chord Modes; Developing Quick Modal Transitioning Capability Between Basic Scales (major, minors, whole tone, chromatic); Review of Supplemental Scales Frequently Encountered (whole tone, blues, pentatonic); Advancing Fingering Coordination with emphasis on third-finger control; and two helpful supplements - a review of Common Italian terms Categorized into Meaningful Genres and 25 Practice Suggestions passed on by generations of successful musicians.

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  • April 20, 2020 Incredibly Thorough!

    This book is so carefully written and researched it can only be the work of a very seasoned and patient teacher. ALL the bases are covered here by a teacher who has seen it all. The time you spend working from this book will be rewarded in you becoming a...

    well rounded and knowledgeable trumpet player, someone who "knows their stuff". These exercises supplement every method book I know and presents things so carefully you'll enjoy the process. It WILL be time well spent.

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