Virtuoso trumpeter (and famous American conductor) Gerard Schwarz plays each of these powerful beginning-level solos on trumpet. Listen to this modern icons interpretations, read his performance suggestions, and move your way forward toward first chair in a major orchestra!
Includes a high-quality printed music score annotated with performance suggestions and a compact disc with complete versions (with soloist) followed by piano accompaniments to each piece, minus the soloist.
- 1) Purcell (arr. Lawton)- The Indian Queen: Trumpet Tune
- 2) J.S. Bach (arr. Fitzgerald)- Bist du bei mir
- 3) Händel (arr. Lawton)- Occasional Oratorio, HWV62: Overture (excerpt - March)
- 4) Scarlatti (ed. Phillips)- Sento nel Core
- 5) Pergolesi- Nina
- 6) Mozart (arr. Lethbridge)- Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), KV620 - Act II: Isis und Osiris
- 7) Debussy (arr. Forst)- Mandoline
- 8) G. Young- Contempora Suite: I. Prelude
- 9) Porret- Esquisse No. 1
- 11) Trad. (transcr. Fitzgerald)- English Suite: III. Pastoral (Greensleeves)
- 12) Trad. (transcr. Fitzgerald)- English Suite: II. Prelude (normal and slow tempi)