Trumpet How-To: 4th Edition Is #1 New Release on Amazon (+free video lessons)

I’m super excited to announce a new edition of Sound the Trumpet: How to Blow Your Own Horn. The book is frequently a #1 best-seller in its category, and 2 days after publication it’s the #1 New Release in Trumpets and Cornets on Amazon.com. The book has been completely overhauled, updated with new content, way better graphics and a cleaner design. But … More Trumpet How-To: 4th Edition Is #1 New Release on Amazon (+free video lessons)

12 Rules of Practice: Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis knows how to practice. As a younger man, he was equally at home in front of a symphony orchestra playing the Haydn concerto, or laying down some serious jazz with Art Blakey. Check out Wynton’s discography for more evidence of his skill and artistry. That’s what tens of thousands of hours of practice sounds like. Check out his 12 … More 12 Rules of Practice: Wynton Marsalis

Trumpeter and Vocalist “Tasty” Stacy Rowles

It astounds me how many stellar musicians are in the world, many of whom often go unrecognized, their sound drowned out by the giant war drums of big studios pushing the latest teen pop. That’s partly what makes discovery so sweet. Well, bittersweet.

Here are some clips of just such a musician, trumpeter and vocalist, Stacy Rowles. … More Trumpeter and Vocalist “Tasty” Stacy Rowles