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Blow Your Mind !

I am sure brass players all over the world, like myself, have been awaiting with bated breath the new book from uber-teacher Kristian Steenstrup. It is now available and can be purchased for a modest sum from Amazon. https://read.amazon.co.uk/kp/card?asin=B01N2UF3IO&preview=inline&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_nPKxybRJE3JZ7

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Timofei Dokshizer Plays Andriasov Trumpet Concerto. Fantastic!

One of the first vinyl LPs I came into possession of was an old recording of the great trumpeter Timofei Dokshizer playing concertos written in the Soviet Era. Everyone knows the Arutunian Concerto but there was also this absolute gem … Continue reading

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Waving Not Drowning – A Conducting Manual – Hilarious!

After the recent posting on here, of the interview conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen gave to BBC News, I thought I would post a plug for a very interesting book co-written by an old friend of mine, Lev Parikian. Lev is the … Continue reading

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Practice Makes Perfect!

This page has been edited for bad language! This has been a tough week! A high profile solo gig in Birmingham, cornet in Prokofiev Romeo & Juliet etc several times, Ensemble 10.10 gigs (hard stuff, too!), Shostakovich/Berio/Britten programme, teaching and … Continue reading

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