THE Best Trumpet Advice from Doc Severinsen

In this video chat, Doc Severinsen gives you a bit of his history, some great lessons, suggestions for things to study, and superb examples of practice. He talks embouchure, endurance, practice routine, and lots more. At 87, he’s still an amazing player. A couple videos below the interview will give you a small taste. Check it out!

Interview with Doc Severinsen


Doc and the Tonight Show Band play “Last Tango in Paris”


Doc Plays “Malaguena” in 1966 (check out the 3rd valve alternate fingering for the high A at 2:52 for intonation and dexterity)


Johnny Carson Asks Doc to Hit a High Bb


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