Trumpet Masterclass Series

Advance your trumpet skills with these masterclass lessons by Bach trumpet artists and expert music educators.

Overview

If you're ready to take your trumpet playing to the next level, you're in the right place. Our outstanding Bach trumpet artist and educator take you step-by-step through some of the most prominent etudes, solos, and aspects of trumpet playing.

In addition to the educational lessons you're provided with inspirational interviews and aspirational performances.

This video library is perfect for:
  • Trumpet players of all ages and experience levels
  • Those ready to take the next steps to improve their intermediate and advanced trumpet techniques
  • Players needing inspiration to start or continue playing
In this library you’ll learn:
  • A variety of technical skills for the trumpet
  • How to improve your performance as a soloist
  • Etudes designed to improve your flexibility, register, articulation, and musicianship

Curriculum

Bach Masterclass: Sean Jones, Trumpet

By Sean Jones
  • 0 Lessons
  • Sean Jones
  • Introducing Your Masterclass Instructor
  • Introduction to the Blues
  • Chord Progression
  • Dominant 7th Chord
  • Inflections: Fun Ways to Enhance Playing
  • Recap
  • Sean Playing the Trumpet
  • What got you started on playing the trumpet?
  • What is on your listening heavy rotation right now?
  • If you could relive a moment in your professional life, what would that be?
  • What do you practice every day?
  • When you walk into a music store, what are you looking for?
  • What are 5 records everyone should listen to?

Bach Masterclass: Summer Camargo, Trumpet

By Summer Camargo
  • 13 Lessons
  • Summer Camargo
  • Introducing your Masterclass Instructor
  • Intro to Mutes
  • Cup
  • Straight
  • Harmon
  • Plunger - Part 1
  • Plunger - Part 2
  • Plunger - Part 3
  • Synopsis
  • Inflections -Vibrato
  • Inflections - Half Valve
  • Alternate Fingerings
  • Bends
  • Turns
  • "West End Blues" - Louis Armstrong
  • What is something you've struggled with on your instrument, and how did you overcome it?
  • What do you practice every day?
  • What do you wish you did more of when you were a young player?
  • What would you tell your past self when times were tough?
  • When did you know you wanted to play professionally?

Bach Masterclass: Ben Fairfield, Trumpet

By Ben Fairfield
  • 33 Lessons
  • Ben Fairfield
  • Ben's Introduction
  • Overview
  • Style
  • Articulation
  • Accidentals and Athleticism
  • Breathing Strategy
  • Dynamics
  • Character and Approach
  • 1st Half Play Through
  • 2nd Half Play Through
  • Full Play Through
  • Overview
  • Style and Rubato
  • Dynamics (Throwing the Shade)
  • Tension and Release
  • Cadenza-Like Passages
  • Final Thoughts and Impressions
  • First Half Play Through
  • Second Half Play Through
  • Full Play Through
  • Explanation / How to Approach
  • Part 1 Play Through
  • Part 2 Play Through
  • Part 3 Play Through
  • Full Play Through
  • What's something you've struggled with on your instrument?
  • When did you decide you wanted to play professionally?
  • What do you practice everyday?
  • What do you wish you had done more of as a young artist?
  • What would you tell your 12 year old self who is discouraged?

Bach Masterclass: Dorival Puccini, Trumpet

By Dorival Puccini
  • 64 Lessons
  • Dorival Puccini
  • Introducing Your Masterclass Instructor
  • Discussion
  • Play Through
  • Discussion
  • Play Through
  • Discussion
  • Play Through
  • Introduction
  • Part 1 - Bars 1 Thru 16
  • Part 2 - Bars 17 Thru 32
  • Part 3 - Bars 33 Thru 48
  • Part 4 - Bars 49 Thru 69
  • Part 5 - Bars 73 To the Downbeat of Bar 87
  • Part 6 - Coda, Bar 87
  • Play Through - Bars 1 Thru 16
  • Play Through - Bars 17 Thru 32
  • Play Through - Bars 33 Thru 48
  • Play Through - Bars 49 Thru 72
  • Play Through - Bars 73 Thru End
  • Full Play Through
  • What is something you've struggled with on your instrument and how did you overcome it?
  • When did you decide you wanted to play your instrument professionally and how did it change your life?
  • What do you practice everyday?
  • What would you tell your 12 year old self when they get discouraged?
  • What's in your heavy listening rotation?
  • Tell us about your horn.

Bach Masterclass: Sarah Stoneback , Trumpet

By Sarah Stoneback
  • 91 Lessons
  • Sarah Stoneback
  • Sarah's Introduction
  • Sarah's Teaching Style and Topics Overview
  • Course Overview
  • Play Through
  • Breakdown
  • Refinement through Experimentation
  • Introduction and Key Opportunities
  • Airflow Quality and Consistancy
  • Key Signatures and Fingering Challenges
  • Introduction
  • Abstract Conceptualization
  • Play Through - 1st Andante Section
  • Play Through - 1st Allegro Section
  • Play Through - 2nd Andante to End
  • Full Play Through
  • Musical Tips for Practicing and Performing
  • 1st Allegro - Importance of Feeling and Imagery
  • Leggero Section
  • Phrasing and Breathing
  • Importance of Taking Passages out of Context
  • Final Line of Andante et Allegro
  • What do you practice every day?
  • What kind of music do you have on heavy rotation?
  • What would you tell your 15 year old self when they get frustrated?
  • When did you decide to become a professional trumpet player and how did that change your life?
  • What is something you've struggled with on your instrument and how have you overcome it?
  • How to Reach out to Sarah

Bach Masterclass: Mike Huff, Trumpet

By Mike Huff
  • 119 Lessons
  • Mike Huff
  • Meet Mike, Your Masterclass Instructor
  • Applying Breathing Principles
  • Applying Flow of Air