NEW IN THE TRUMPET WORLD
Added as I discover it etc
New Trumpet web page on "Trumpet Range" featuring interviews with fourteen professional trumpet players on their thoughts on building range etc.
The Joe LaBarbera Big Band has released a new recording entitled "Caravan" and it is absolutely five stars in sound quality; arrangements; players as well as soloist. Arturo Sandoval with a The WDR Big Band on the title "Mambo Nights" is also a killer recording. Sandoval's playing alone is worth buying the recording !
Preview of Jim Manley's new CD entitled FUNK FACTORY! Can be purchased at "JimManleyMusic.com
From Lynn Nicholson - "I am now officially an artist with Conn-Selmer Inc., playing their new large bore Bach Commercial Trumpet. Spectacular horn! Wonderful company! And--the LynZoil (valve oil) by Bach will be out soon.
Here's Lynn on his new large bore Bach Commercial Trumpet with his Monette Prana trumpet mouthpiece!
Roger Ingram's new album will be released Friday October 31, 2014. You can pre-order the CD here: RogerIngram.com. All orders received by October 21 will be shipped in the first mailing. After October 31, this album will also be available as a digital download from iTunes, CD Baby, Amazon mp3, etc. Says Roger, "I had a ball recording my new live album in Connecticut with the Jim Stewart Orchestra. The Jim Stewart Orchestra is one of the best sounding professional bands that I've been featured with in recent years, and this summer's recording is no exception."
Augie Haas (Lead Trumpet Player for Harry Connick Jr. among others) ... has a new Trumpet Range Method Book out entitled "Build Your Range" that can be purchased here AugieHaas.com
Alan Baylock has a new jazz orchestra recording out featuring trumpet icon Doc Severinsen as well as stellar Lead Trumpet player Brian MacDonald. The donwload can be purchased here: CDBaby.com with hard copies available at AlanBaylock.com
New York Heavyweight Tony Kadleck has a new big band CD entitled "Around the Horn." It is now available on iTunes: ITunes.com. Says Tony, "This is a project that has been in the works for many years, and I'm thrilled to have collaborated with many artists, colleagues and friends, who have helped make this longtime dream a reality. I hope that you'll check it out and enjoy giving it a listen." Also, purchase hard copies at TonyKadleck.com
Professional Trumpet Player
Interviews and Profiles
Thank you to the following Professional Trumpet Players for their time and participation in making these interviews and/or profiles possible. If you are a professional trumpet player and you would like to participate, please contact me.
- Trumpet Player Serafin Aguilar - has performed with Maynard Ferguson and Queen Latifah.
- Trumpet Player Rick Baptist - Los Angeles studio musician and Schilke performing artist who has played on thousands of recordings and and live television shows such as Dancing with the Stars.
- Trumpet Player Paul Baron - Jupiter performing artist has performed with numerous traveling Broadway Shows.
- Trumpet Player Wayne Bergeron - Yamaha Performing Artist and celebrated Los Angeles Studio Musician.
- Trumpet Player Kevin Bryan - Lead Trumpet Player who resides in New York City and has performed with Harry Connick Jr.
- Trumpet Player Kevin Burns - Assistant Lead Trumpet Player with the Airmen of Note in Washington D.C.
- Trumpet Player Jason Carder - has performed with Maynard Ferguson, Maria Schneider and many others now playing trumpet with Yanni.
- Scream Trumpet Icon Bill Chase - Scream trumpet icon who performed with Maynard Ferguson, Stan Kenton and Woody Herman before forming his own iconic jazz-rock group CHASE.
- Trumpet Player John Chudoba - New York freelance trumpet player who has performed with Maynard Ferguson, Woody Herman as well as numerous Broadway Shows.
- Lead Trumpet Player Arnie Chycoski - tribute to the late great Lead Trumpet player from Canada who is best known for his years as the Lead Trumpet Player with Rob McConnell & The Boss Brass.
- Trumpet Player Mark Van Cleave - professional freelance trumpet player and teacher located in Indiana.
- Trumpet Player Barry Danielian - New York freelance trumpet player and composer who has performed with many groups including Tower of Power.
- Trumpet Player Bryan Davis - New York freelance trumpet player.
- Trumpet Player Pete De Siena - Los Angeles freelance trumpet player.
- Trumpet Player Nick Drozdoff - Chicago freelance trumpet player and Maynard Ferguson alumni.
- Trumpet Player Ken Edwards - University teacher, freelance trumpet player and Maynard Ferguson alumni in the Dallas, Texas area.
- Scream Trumpet Icon Maynard Ferguson - One of the greatest high note artist and band leaders in history! Before leading his on big bands for about fifty years, Maynard performed with Stan Kenton.
- Trumpet Player Dan Fornero - Los Angeles freelance trumpet player.
- Trumpet Player Mac Gollehon- New York freelance trumpet player.
- Trumpet Player Frank Greene - Freelance Trumpet player based in New York City who is now the trumpet player with The Tonight Show with David Letterman. Veteran of many big bands including the One O'Clock Lab Band at The University of North Texas.
- Trumpet Player Tony Guerrero - Los Angeles freelance trumpet player and former Praise & Worship Pastor at The Saddleback Church (Rick Warren)
- Trumpet Player Ernie Hammes - Jazz trumpet player who is also a Maynard Ferguson alumni.
- Trumpet Player Mike Herriott - Canadian professional trumpet player.
- Trumpet Player Patrick Hession - Michigan freelance trumpet player. Former lead trumpet player with Maynard Ferguson.
- Trumpet Player Roger Ingram - Chicago freelance trumpet player. Has performed with Maynard Ferguson, Woody Herman and Harry Connick Jr. among others.
- Trumpet Player Steve Jankowski - New York freelance trumpet player and currently performing with Blood, Sweat & Tears.
- Trumpet Player Chris Jaudes - New York freelance trumpet player; Broadway veteran as well as trumpet professor at several Universities.
- Jazz Trumpet Player Ingrid Jensen - New York freelance trumpet player and jazz trumpet veteran having performed with her own combo as well as the Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra.
- Trumpet Player Craig Johnson - New York freelance trumpet player and Broadway veteran. Has performed with Maynard Ferguson, John Fedchock's New York Big Band as well as Blood, Sweat & Tears among others.
- Trumpet Player Tony Kadleck - New York first call freelance trumpet player; Broadway veteran and member of John Fedchock's New York Big Band as well as the Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra.
- Trumpet Player Chris LaBarbera - South Florida professional trumpet player; online trumpet teacher as well as former Doc Rinehardt student.
- Trumpet Player Lee Loughnane - trumpet player with the Multi-Platinum group Chicago
- Trumpet Player Brian MacDonald - Lead trumpet player with The Airmen of Note. Has also performed with Maynard Ferguson, Woody Herman as well as KC & The Sunshine Band.
- Trumpet Player Jim Manley - St. Louis freelance trumpet player.
- Trumpet Player Thomas Marriott - Seattle freelance trumpet player and former jazz trumpet player with Maynard Ferguson.
- Trumpet Player Eric Miyashiro - First call professional trumpet player in Japan as well as veteran lead player with the Buddy Rich Big Band.
- Trumpet Player Michael Mossman - New York freelance trumpet player and University professor.
- Trumpet Player Wayne Naus - Former Buddy Rich Big Band lead trumpet player and teacher at Berklee College of Music.
- Scream Trumpet Icon Lynn Nicholson - Lead Trumpet Player and high note icon having performed with the Buddy Rich Big Band, the Toshiko Akiyoshi / Lew Tabackin Big Band, Maynard Ferguson, the Thad Jones / Mel Lewis Big Band as well as CHASE.
- Trumpet Player Peter Olstad - Denver freelance trumpet player and former trumpet player with Maynard Ferguson and Tom Jones.
- Trumpet Player Steve Patrick - First call trumpet player in Nashville, Tennessee. Has performed with Maynard Ferguson and has recorded on thousands of recordings.
- Trumpet Player Joey Pero - New York freelance trumpet player and former trumpet player with Maynard Ferguson.
- Trumpet Player Mike Ponella - New York freelance trumpet player and former Lead player with the Toshiko Akiyoshi / Lew Tabackin Big Band.
- Trumpet Player Michael Rodriguez - New York freelance trumpet player.
- Trumpet Player Jim Rotondi - New York freelance trumpet player now residing and teaching in Austria.
- Trumpet Icon Arturo Sandoval - Cuban-American trumpet icon who has performed with Dizzy Gillespie & the United Nations Orchestra. Multi-Grammy winner.
- Trumpet Player Bobby Shew - Jazz trumpet icon and former Lead Trumpet Player with the Buddy Rich Big Band and the Toshiko Akiyoshi / Lew Tabackin Big Band.
- Trumpet Player Paul Stephens - Former Lead Trumpet player with Maynard Ferguson and the Army Jazz Ambassadors.
- Trumpet Icon Allen Vizzutti - Trumpet icon extraordinaire. Has performed with Chick Corea and Woody Herman.