Seasons over, Schools out, now what?

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by amtrpt, Jun 14, 2008.

  1. amtrpt

    amtrpt Pianissimo User

    Feb 17, 2008
    Good luck Trevor!
  2. stchasking

    stchasking Forte User

    Jun 11, 2006
    Working on building my boat.
    Working on modifying the boat trailer.
    Working on my dugout canoe.

    Working on the "Flight of the Bumble Bee." This is my third valve exercise.
    "Prayer for St. Gregory"
    The Arutunian
    A new range book I found in my box of stuff.
    Telling myself to learn minor scales and
    Blues scales.
    Always trying to breath better. I mess around with circular breathing.

    Finish reading Dave Hickman's "Trumpet Pedagogy" book.
  3. cloudnine

    cloudnine Pianissimo User

    Jun 5, 2008
    As a fellow Toronto resident...braving the disgusting weather, working at a glorious retail job on Queen St (and braving the crowds there which can be almost as suffocating as the heat), and waiting until school gets back in so I can get back to studying what I love (music, obviously!).

    Other than that, delving deeper into this wonderful and frustrating world of trumpet, having only taken it up about a month and a bit ago. Taking some lessons with a fantastic teacher and a student, and just trying to get marginally marginally competent (no, that was not a typo).

    Enjoy your time off - you guys deserve it!
  4. Brass crusader

    Brass crusader Mezzo Piano User

    Heading out for Signature Music camp at Ithaca College in a few minutes, great times. It's my fith year going there. I'm still packing up the four horns I'm bringing and all the other gear.:D Then I'm working as a volunteer for New York State in the Adirondacks at a camp they run up there. I'll be back in late July.
    Until Then
  5. Solar Bell

    Solar Bell Moderator Staff Member

    May 11, 2005
    Metro Detroit
    Been there--done that!


    Just HAD to re-post this helped win me a new Eclipse Solar Bell trumpet from Eclipse trumpets and TrumpetMaster in 2006!

  6. mb25

    mb25 New Friend

    Jun 17, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    Working on the Hummel Trumpet Concerto with my professor the entire summer...

    also working my night job at the concert venue (Ringo Starr tonight)

    and some Liberty basketball and Met games...need some sport fun!
  7. MJ

    MJ Administrator Staff Member

    Jan 30, 2006
    Great Picture Chuck! :D
  8. piccolomaster

    piccolomaster Pianissimo User

    Jan 23, 2008
    Vancouver, BC Canada
    Hello Andrew. I will perform piccolo trumpet solos with my organist in Vancouver. Other than that not too much playing until September. In the summertime, I like to relax and go hiking. There are plenty of places to hike in British Columbia.
  9. MLanghardt

    MLanghardt New Friend

    Apr 7, 2007
    Las Vegas, NV
    Embouchure change :-?
  10. rowuk

    rowuk Moderator Staff Member

    Jun 18, 2006
    I have a new project at work so won't be getting away until October. My family is gone though so the nat is unpacked in the living room and gets played every chance I get - with a focus on articulation.

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