Selections from Rolling Stone Magazine's 500 Greatest Songs

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.72 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

As you can imagine, this horn plays amazing. It features a similar bell taper and tuning in the slide design. There is one minor dent in the slide bow. The original Williams spit valve is in good working order. But BWV 4 and BWV 64 appear to have the trombones colla parte with the voices; there are quite a few instances of this, I think (still very effective, ofcourse.) I'll do a bit more research on this matter later. The smallest sizes are found in small jazz trombones and older narrow-bore instruments, while the larger sizes are common in orchestral models.

Read more

Fun with Fundamentals: Trombone (First Division Band Course)

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.87 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

However, in the 1830s, Trombones were used in orchestras. It's a fine horn with top notch craftsmanship. Now others can share in the results of this great cooperative effort between artist and artisan. By 1923, the only valve trombones they offer are tenors in B-flat and basses in E-flat, F, and G (Baines, Brass 64). 1902—Paris Conservatory morceau de concours: Alexandre Guilmant, Morceau Symphonique. 1902—Arthur Elson, in his orchestration textbook, says, “The use of the slide renders the trombone more perfect in tone than any of the instruments except the violin family.

Read more

How to Get Started With the Trombone

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.82 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Doug Cowling wrote (January 26, 2005): < This comment applies to BWV 4 's opening chorus. Bach "Stradivarius" - .547" large bore, 8-1/2" one-piece hand-hammered bell, brass outer ... The rich, golden sound of the trombone helps to round out the sound of orchestras, jazz ensembles, and marching bands alike. It's the pro select model from Steve Shires in Massachusetts. After the interlude, the first two lines are correct, but none past that point. Tom Lee Music has proudly been supporting music making within the Greater Vancouver and Vancouver Island communities since 1969.

Read more