Starting on the root of the V7(b9) chord, experiment with with adding a pickup 8th note on the “and” of the 4th beat. *This is intended to be memorized. Use the written music as a guide.
Download the exercise here: 5th mode of harmonic minor enclosures
Free PDF for solo in B minor for Bb trumpet: Hedwig’s Theme
E minor version for Bb trumpet: Hedwig’s Theme E minor
Learn and memorize in all 12 keys. Free PDF: Modes of Major Starting on C
Learn this new melody featuring 6th intervals over the harmony to Billy Strayhorn’s Take the A Train. Download a free copy here: take the greenline – 001 Trumpet in Bb
Download the Free Major Scale Enclosure PDF here: Gerald Bailey Major Scale Enclosures
Download this free exercise here:
Diatonic arp in C
Download this free PDF of a beginner to intermediate solo from Frozen II for Bb Trumpet: Frozen II Trumpet Solo
Charles Mantis will celebrate the release his full-length record Datura Inoxia in Chicago this coming Thursday June 29th at The California Clipper. The night will feature The Nate Lepine Trio and Leslie Beukelman on vocals. Drop in for a dark night of beats, jazz and a free copy of Datura Inoxia.