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RIP Adolph ‘Bud’ Herseth 1921 – 2013

It is with great sadness that I have learned of the death of the great trumpeter Adolph Herseth. Principal Trumpet of the amazing Chicago Symphony Orchestra for 56 years. He passed away peacefully yesterday, aged 91.

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Solti and Chicago Symphony Orchestra live…

Mahler Symphony no. 5 – 1st movement. Tokyo 1984

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More thoughts on Trumpet Practice… Sez Brendan!

Whilst I have been incapacitated by a recent dental operation and laid up with just about the worst cold I have ever had, I have been thinking about various discussions I have had of late with other players and students. … Continue reading

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