Monthly Archives: August 2012

TREASURED – a solo trumpet event of Titanic proportions!

I’ve got a ‘mega’ solo project coming up for the first week of October. The Aspire Trust and Cut to the Chase Productions are presenting ‘Treasured’ – ‘A Unique Theatrical Event Of Titanic Proportions.’ The eight ninety minute shows will … Continue reading

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Trumpet Practice !

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BBC Proms 2012 – Peter Maxwell Davies ‘ Symphony no. 9 – RLPO / Petrenko – prom 54 – Shostakovich Symphony no. 10

It had come to that time, once every two years, for the RLPO to appear at the world’s greatest music festival, The BBC Proms, 2012. We were prom performance 54 and a very challenging and exciting programme was chosen for … Continue reading

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Changing the Embouchure

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Dizzy Gillespie showing the kids how it’s done!

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Wise words for brass players

“…Correct breathing, alone, won’t make a great brass player; but correct breathing will make a great brass player play more efficiently.” Arnold Jacobs

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Tyrant Maestro Wreaks Havoc in Korea !

Korean musicians in despair as tyrant maestro forces them to reaudition August 14, 2012 By Norman Lebrecht Leave a Comment

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Jon Lord – latest release

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How inspiration happens…

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