Scotty Barnhart Talks Jazz, Monette Trumpets, and Puts Some Stank On the Plunger Mute Solo

Player, bandleader, educator, and author, Scotty Barnhart is amazing no matter which hat he’s wearing. Leader and trumpet soloist for the Count Basie Orchestra, here he is delivering a lecture and a tasty, tasty, tasty plunger mute work. Check it. … More Scotty Barnhart Talks Jazz, Monette Trumpets, and Puts Some Stank On the Plunger Mute Solo

If “Giant Steps” Was Played in NOLA (2nd-Line Style): Scotty Barnhart

Here’s the great Scotty Barnhart doing a sweet arrangement of Coltrane’s Giant Steps, in New Orleans 2nd Line style. it’s on the album, Say It Plain. Barnhart recently did a Feldenkreis session and talks about how it helps his playing. If you don’t know what it is, check out Scotty B.’s Facebook page where there is video of him … More If “Giant Steps” Was Played in NOLA (2nd-Line Style): Scotty Barnhart