There is a time and a place for the super-high note. Nice harmony, and the high notes fit musically, as opposed to the “high note for the high note’s sake” kind of thing often heard from less musically astute players. This example sounded great, imho.
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When You Wish Upon A Star – Washington/Harline; Arr. Callum Au
Engineered, Produced and Filmed by Louis Dowdeswell
Solo Trumpets: Wayne Bergeron, Louis Dowdeswell
Trumpets: Ryan Quigley, Tom Walsh, Andy Greenwood, James Copus
Trombones: Andy Wood, Callum Au, Tom Dunnett, Simon Minshall
Woodwinds: Simon Marsh
Bass: Laurence Ungless
Drums: Ed Richardson
Keys: Chris Eldred
Guitar: Tommy Emmerton
Rhythm section session recorded at “THE AVIARY”.
Wayne Bergeron is a Yamaha recording/performing artist
Louis Dowdeswell and Tom Walsh are Vincent Bach performing artists
Simon Minshall is a Rath Trombone performing artist
Ed Richardson is a Murat Diril Cymbal performing artist