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This is from a series of books by Pappy Mitchell also called Mitchell on Trumpet.

Chris Tedesco is demonstrating on the included DVD.

Jimmy Stamp's famous book used by many great players. Anyone interested in completely understanding this book should also buy Roy Poper's book to accompany it. Roy was a longtime student of Jimmy and completely dedicated to the principles he taught and the most knowledgable about explaining these ideas and concepts.

Also, read Claude Gordon's "Brass Playing Is No Harder Than Deep Breathing" for a contrast.

Orchestral Excerpts and exercises on the following:

Bach, J. S. - Magnificat in D
Mahler, Gustav - Symphony No. 3 (Posthorn Solo)
Ravel, Maurice - Piano Concerto in G
Strauss, Richard - Der Bürer als Edelmann
Stravinsky, Igor- Petrouchka (1911 & 1947 versions)

In addition to the excerpts themselves there are a series of exercises that apply Jimmy Stamp concepts to practicing these excerpts. Roy Poper's book, Commentaries on the Brasswind Methods of James Stamp, on Jimmy Stamp best explains the ideas behind the Stamp Book.

Orchestral Excerpts and exercises on the following:

Debussy, Claude - La Mer
Mussorgsky Modeste Petrovich (Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel) - Pictures at an Exhibition
Ravel, Maurice - Concerto for the Left Hand
Resphighi, Ottorino - Pines of Rome
Strauss, Richard - Don Juan

In addition to the excerpts themselves there are a series of exercises that apply Jimmy Stamp concepts to practicing these excerpts. Roy Poper's book, Commentaries on the Brasswind Methods of James Stamp, on Jimmy Stamp best explains the ideas behind the Stamp Book.

Orchestra Excerpts and exercises on the following:

Bach, J. S. - Mass in B minor
Bartók, Bela - Concerto for Orchestra
Debussy, Claude - Images
Mahler, Gustav - Symphony No. 5
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai - Scheherazade

In addition to the excerpts themselves there are a series of exercises that apply Jimmy Stamp concepts to practicing these excerpts. Roy Poper's book, Commentaries on the Brasswind Methods of James Stamp, on Jimmy Stamp best explains the ideas behind the Stamp Book.

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