Secondhand King Zephyr Alto Saxophone – Classic Model circa 1957 Cosmeticaly very good condition deep gold lacquer – has been repadded with Black roo pads & plastic domed resonators -has been serviced by us – Plays well
This is an incredible example of this famous trumpet from the golden age of Conn USA trumpet making. This .458” bore horn has a rotor valve in the main tuning slide to convert from Bb to A. Valve slides are changed to match. Note the extensive engraving which was later discontinued. The pics tell the…
In my previous two posts I mentioned how important I believe it is for musicians to develop their listening skills, both to recognise styles and to be able to build the sound of their playing. This is where the rubber meets the road, and in this post I hope to show how to turn listening into playing.
Jessica Carlton is a celebrated composer and trumpeter, who spent time at the prestigious Juilliard School. Hear from Jessica Carlton on starting a band
The following is the Austin Custom Brass trumpet mouthpiece table for comparing mouthpieces. Mouthpiece Backbore OD ID Cup Shape Cup Depth Closest Papa Bear OO 1.070 0.684 Deep Bowl 8.5 Laskey 84D, Warbuton 2D Baby Bear O 1.070 0.684 Deep Bowl 8.5 Laskey 84D, Warbuton 2D Bee Bear O 1.070 0.684 Medium B Bowl…
In my opinion, listening is the most important skill to learn as a developing musician but it is possibly given the least amount of attention in a lesson.
This new tax rule from the government means that for every instrument you purchase and claim through your business between now and June 30, 2015 the ATO will refund you only weeks later.