First Lessons Trumpet (eBook+Online Audio)
30049MEB

A simple, user-friendly method, ideal for beginner trumpet students of any age. Emphasis is placed on sound fundamentals, proper embouchure and other basic techniques, using familiar tunes to teach notes and concepts. A wealth of solos is included to provide enjoyable repertoire during the learning process. Trumpet care and maintenance is taught as well. Includes access to online audio.

Product Number:
30049MEB
Format:
eBook+Online Audio
Skill Level:
Beginning
Notation Type:
Standard Notation
Pages:
36
Binding:
eBook
ISBN13:
978-16191-1770-9
Series:
First Lessons
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
12/1/2017

A simple, user-friendly method, ideal for beginner trumpet students of any age. Emphasis is placed on sound fundamentals, proper embouchure and other basic techniques, using familiar tunes to teach notes and concepts. A wealth of solos is included to provide enjoyable repertoire during the learning process. Trumpet care and maintenance is taught as well. Includes access to online audio.

First Lessons Trumpet

Bf Trumpet Fingering Chart.....................................................................................................................................4

Parts of the Trumpet..................................................................................................................................................5

Holding the Instrument.............................................................................................................................................6

Placement of the Right Hand....................................................................................................................................6

How to Hold the Trumpet.........................................................................................................................................7

How to Hold the Cornet............................................................................................................................................8

Proper Sitting Position..............................................................................................................................................9

Getting a Tone on the Trumpet................................................................................................................................10

Embouchure.....................................................................................................................................................10

Positioning of the Lips on the Mouthpiece ............................................................................................................11

Our First Note, “G” ................................................................................................................................................12

“G” in Whole Notes (4 full counts)..................................................................................................................12

Half Notes and Half Rests.......................................................................................................................................12

“G” in Half Notes (2 full counts).....................................................................................................................12

“G” in Whole and Half Notes..........................................................................................................................12

“Mixup”............................................................................................................................................................12

Low “C”..................................................................................................................................................................13

Low “C” in Whole Notes.................................................................................................................................13

Low “C” in Half Notes.....................................................................................................................................13

Jumping Song...................................................................................................................................................13

Down-Up..........................................................................................................................................................13

Sliding..............................................................................................................................................................13

“F” / “E” / “D”........................................................................................................................................................14

“F”....................................................................................................................................................................14

“E”....................................................................................................................................................................14

“D”...................................................................................................................................................................14

Down the Hill...................................................................................................................................................14

Bumblebees......................................................................................................................................................14

Quarter Notes and Quarter Rests............................................................................................................................15

Scramble...........................................................................................................................................................15

Trumpet Song...................................................................................................................................................15

Lightly Row.....................................................................................................................................................15

Au Clair de la Lune..........................................................................................................................................15

“A”..........................................................................................................................................................................16

Odyssey............................................................................................................................................................16

The Arch...........................................................................................................................................................16

Serenade...........................................................................................................................................................16 

Time/Dotted Half Note ........................................................................................................................................17

Blow the Man Down........................................................................................................................................17

Tell Me Why.....................................................................................................................................................17

More Songs

Yellow Ribbon..................................................................................................................................................18

Waltz.................................................................................................................................................................18

Jingle Bells.......................................................................................................................................................18

“B” and Middle “C”/The Tie .................................................................................................................................19

Marines’ Hymn.................................................................................................................................................19

More Songs

Hymn................................................................................................................................................................20

Sweet Betsy......................................................................................................................................................20

The Slur...................................................................................................................................................................21

Slur Song..........................................................................................................................................................21

Wayfaring Stranger...........................................................................................................................................21

Slurific..............................................................................................................................................................21

Bf (Flat)...................................................................................................................................................................22

Climbing...........................................................................................................................................................22

Old Joe Clark....................................................................................................................................................22

Yankee Doodle.................................................................................................................................................22

Key Signatures........................................................................................................................................................23

Faith of Our Fathers ........................................................................................................................................23

Boat Song.........................................................................................................................................................23

Fs (Sharp)...............................................................................................................................................................24

Oh, When the Saints.........................................................................................................................................24

When I Survey the Wonderous Cross...............................................................................................................24

8th Notes / Dotted Quarter Notes............................................................................................................................25

The Dance........................................................................................................................................................25

Now the Day Is Over .......................................................................................................................................25

The Count!........................................................................................................................................................25

More Songs

March...............................................................................................................................................................26

Minor Melody..................................................................................................................................................26

Irish Ballad.......................................................................................................................................................27

Lonesome Valley..............................................................................................................................................27

Goin’ Home......................................................................................................................................................28

German Song....................................................................................................................................................28

Danza #1...........................................................................................................................................................29

Danza #2...........................................................................................................................................................29

Prayer from “Finlandia” Theme.......................................................................................................................30

John Peel..........................................................................................................................................................30

Waltz.................................................................................................................................................................31

C-Scale Song ...................................................................................................................................................31

’Tis so Sweet....................................................................................................................................................32

The Butcher Boy..............................................................................................................................................32

Care of the Trumpet................................................................................................................................................33

 
Series: First Lessons
Get the extra files for your Mel Bay book by clicking the "Download Extras" button below.

downloadextras
The .zip file contains all of the extras you will need to help you learn from your Mel Bay book. Once it is downloaded to your computer, double-click the file to open. You can find out more about .zip files here.

If you are having trouble opening or downloading this file, please contact us.
eBook+Online Audio
PRICE:
$ 7.99
PRICE:
$ 9.99
Fun with the Trumpet

Author : by William Bay
Format : eBook
Trumpet Method

Author : by William Bay
Format : eBook
Trumpet Solo Pieces - Beginner Level

Author : by Costel Puscoiu
Format : eBook