Piccolo trpt in big band?

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  1. Vulgano Brother

    Vulgano Brother Moderator Staff Member

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    The long answer is nope.
     
  2. tobylou8

    tobylou8 Utimate User

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    Or Nowayjose! ;-)
     
  3. rowuk

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    Yes, certainly; but that piece is in a way a parody of a Baroque fugue, where any trumpet player would choose a picc...
     
  5. rowuk

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    The point is, in the hands of someone who understands the genre, a picc can also work for jazz. I could picture the second trumpet player taking a killer chorus on a picc.
     
  6. musicalmason

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    It's been done. Lew Soloff and James Morrison come to mind.
     

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