This blog post consists of links to online resources for presentations at the 2016 International Trumpet Guild Conference on June 2, 2016 in Anaheim, California, as well as the University of Tennessee and Tennessee Tech in October 2016. Enjoy!
I. Trumpet History Overview
Sea Shell trumpets at ConchKing.com
Joseph Kaminski’s HBS article on Asante Ivory Trumpets
Bruce Dickey (cornetto) – Palestina: Nigra Sum
Monteverdi: L’Orfeo (Jordi Savall, conductor)
Monteverdi: Vespers – 1. Deus in adjutorium (Jean Tubery, La Fenice)
Purcell: Canzona from Funeral Music for Queen Mary (featuring the Flat trumpet, early slide trumpet).
Haydn: Trumpet Concerto (Mvt. 1) – David Guerrier, keyed trumpet
Rossini: “Ah, quel giorno ognor rammento” from Semiramide (Marilyn Horne) – the fast section starts around 3:02.
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 (3rd Mvt.) – Jean Francois Madeuf, natural trumpet
II. Introduction to Period Instruments
The Baroque Trumpet Shop (Barry Bauguess)
Dauverné: Methode pour la Trompete (1857) – PDF version available from qPress.ca
International Trumpet Making Workshop (Barclay, Münkwitz, Seraphinoff)
Christopher Monk Instruments (Jeremy West)
Cornetto Making Workshop (Sam Goble)
Robb Stewart Brass Instruments (vintage cornets, trumpets, and so much more!)
qPress.ca – Digital Sheet Music for Trumpet (especially historic methods)
Hugh Sung: From Paper to Pixels (Guide to digital sheet music)
AirTurn – Hugh Sung’s bluetooth foot pedals for turning pages on tablets