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The Famous Principal Trumpets of New York Philharmonic Orchestra…

After the earth shattering news of the previous post, the retirement of legendary New York Phil Principal Trumpet Philip Smith, I was curious about who he succeeded and who had sat in that chair previously. I was especially interested because … Continue reading

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Gabor Tarkovi talks about playing the trumpet in ‘Pines Of Rome’…

Berlin Philharmonic Principal Trumpet, Gabor Tarkovi, puts a young trumpet artist through his paces in this masterclass on Respighi’s ‘Pines Of Rome.’ Excellent advice for anyone preparing to play this work or getting ready for an audition! A great player!

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The World’s First Inflatable Concert Hall…

Japan to open ‘world’s first’ inflatable concert hall 2013-09-25 21:00 Tokyo – A giant purple structure believed to be the world’s first inflatable concert hall is to open on Japan’s disaster-hit northeastern coast, promoters said on Wednesday. British sculptor Anish … Continue reading

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