Tag Archives: Brass

Peter Skellern – A Lovely Story

I was saddened to learn about the passing of singer/pianist Peter Skellern. I first came across his work on live television on Nationwide and recordings with the Grimethorpe Colliery Brass Band. Here is a lovely story from his time at … Continue reading

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Canadian Brass Play ‘Strobe’ By Deadmau5

The boys from the legendary Canadian Brass sent me this today… “Strobe” by Deadmau5, arranged for Canadian Brass by Chris Coletti, trumpet Recorded at the York School in May, 2013, released in Jan, 2017 in celebration of Canada’s 150 Anniversary. … Continue reading

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Roger Webster playing Cleopatra…

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Practice Humour…

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Trumpet Humour…

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Ha ha…

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Oh yes…

Don’t shoot the messenger!  

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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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‘Mysteries of the Horizon’ – Brendan’s latest concerto recording !

Last year I had a new concerto release on cd. The concerto, by brilliant, Belgium-based British composer Nigel Clarke, is entitled Mysteries of the Horizon and is for Solo Trumpet and wind band. I have just begun experimenting with SoudCloud … Continue reading

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Trumpet News !

A comment from uber horn player David Pigott on seeing the above, “… With my blocked ears I could do with one of these immediately!”

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