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The Meaning of Groove

The word 'groove' for most of us probably sounds like a throw-back from the 60s, a term best...
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Improvising Options

What are the options when improvising? Put...
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Transcription for Jazz Trumpet

For any student of jazz it's really important to transcribe examples of great improvised solos...
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Technical Aspects of Jazz Trumpeting

When we learn to play jazz music it is easy to get preoccupied with all the theoretical...

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  • Improvising Options

    Daniel Friend Jazz Trumpet Teacher (Norwich) Picture What are the options when improvising? Put simply: Higher/Lower, Faster/Slower, Louder/Quieter. The most important however is to leave space in your solo, the main 'sin' of improvising is using too many notes.
  • Trumpet Fundamentals and Jazz Soloing

    Jazz Trumpet Teacher (South West London) Picture Each of us has a different embouchure for the trumpet. It is important to find out early on which is the best way for you to play. This can be done by experimentation and careful guidance from your teacher who will judge according to your jaw shape which is your natural position. Each player...
  • Books on Technique for Trumpet

    Jazz Trumpet Teacher (North London) Picture As a teacher I think its really important both to educate my pupils with the proper technique on the trumpet while at the same time helping them to enjoy playing the instrument. Technical drills and daily routines are a very important part on the trumpet to build up endurance, range, sound,...

 

  • Maintaining the Interest

    Jazz Trumpet Teacher (South East London) Picture From the experience I have of my past teachers, it has given me a list of do's and don'ts. I know for a fact that I almost gave up when i was 10 because the lessons were boring and uninteresting. It's so important for children to try and find their forte, whether it be music, sport or anything!...
  • The Meaning of Groove Editor's Pick

    Andrew Hall Jazz Trumpet Teacher (Croydon) Picture The word 'groove' for most of us probably sounds like a throw-back from the 60s, a term best left in the hands of Austin Powers, but in musical circles it's used more than you might think. It generally suggests something quite intangible, an 'ideal' state which musicians aim to achieve when...
  • Book Recommendation for Jazz Trumpet

    Jazz Trumpet Teacher (East London) Picture I recommend the following: 'How to Improvise' by Hal Crook It is an excellent book that provides an approach to practising improvisation.