“Love the book for the quick and easy ability to teach and reference countless points. I’m a 62 year old beginner and this is the only Trumpet tutorial that doesn’t put me to sleep. - kOZMO
BOOK 2: GET BETTER
Here's what you'll find inside:
SAMPLES FROM THE BOOK
Lesson 1: Master the Lip Slur
Lesson 4 - Increase Your Range: How to Play Higher
Lesson 8 - Merry Melodies: Tunes to Improve Your Reading and Playing
Lesson 9 - The Practice of Practice: Make Your Time Count
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