Book 4 in a set of 15 trumpet method books by the renowned Dr. Daniel Thrower, this 240-page work on Articulation is truly comprehensive. Once the serious student becomes intimately familiar with this unparalleled book, he or she will possess all the required articulation skills to execute, both stylistically and temporally, any reasonably composed piece of music that includes trumpet.
Sample of a duet, on p. 129: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3F5KGFgjAMY&feature=youtu.be
This book’s content is well-balanced into three broad classifications interspersed throughout the chapters: instructional text with many illustrations and musical examples comprises 26% of the book; drills for development of specific skills make up 33.5%; and musically-crafted etudes and duets for practical musical execution are an incredible 40.5% of the volume. Bound to become a standard pedagogical work in the trumpet world, it is a "must-have" for all serious students and teachers of the trumpet!
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