Tag Archives: Doc Severinsen

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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The Carnival of Trumpet!

This is one for fans of extreme trumpet playing! Some of the world’s great virtuosi, several live, indulging in severe, gratuitous lip abuse playing the death defying Carvival of Venice & variations. For those of you looking forward to a … Continue reading

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The great Doc Severinsen

One of my all time favourite trumpet players is Carl ‘Doc’ Severinsen. Doc is not only one of the world’s greatest players, but also one of the world’s most commercially successful. As leader of the amazing band on Jonny Carson’s … Continue reading

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