Doing these 5 things has helped boost my ear training for transcribing solos and playing by ear.
The best way to test how well you know your scales is to play them in different patterns.
In the video above, we focus on major scales that force us to workout the dreaded third finger. These scales include: F# Major, B Major and E Major.
I share one piece of advice that taught me how to improve my trumpet endurance and improve my trumpet playing.
This was advice that I probably heard 1000 times but the next time I heard it, I was ready to practice it then building my trumpet endurance became easier and more efficient over time.
This lip slur exercise has helped me improve my high register on trumpet. I was introduced to this trumpet range exercise by my trumpet professor, Dr. Amy Gilreath-Major, at Illinois State University.