What do you play when someone asks to hear you play????

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by drac, Mar 29, 2004.

  1. Dupac

    Dupac Fortissimo User

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    Ornette Coleman's "Lonely Woman" then (if I'm not already fired) some impro on B flat blues.
     
  2. gmonady

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    I Remember Clilfford.

    What better way to demonstrate the trumpet than playing a tribute to one of the best, that was played by one of the best - Lee Morgan.
     
  3. turtlejimmy

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    My guitar.:oops:

    Turtle
     
  4. oldgit

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    Its only the kids at school that ask at the moment and i cant play much so its, usually a bit of harry potter, or little donkey, or i just talk to them with the trumpet call and answer fashion. they seem to like it. (maybe they are just very polite)
     
  5. ewanmains

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  6. rowuk

    rowuk Moderator Staff Member

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    I play whatever is in the case closest to me. Currently that is my cornetto.
     
  7. frankmike

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    OMG,:shock::shock: I havent played this in ages

    only concierto remained in my repertoire, since I moved more on the classical side

    nowadays I play mostly airs form operas, mostly verdi, la donna e mobile -rigoletto , libiamo ne'lieti calici -traviata
     
  8. olbrneyes

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    Stardust in "C"
     
  9. jsherrer31@gmail.com

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    I find something "big-Band era" satisfys the curious. Wonderland by Night, or Hoagies " starlight Melody."
     
  10. Branson

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    Classical- Stravinsky's Petrushka
    Jazz- Scrapple from the Apple
    Commercial- You Made Me Love You (as done by Harry James)
    Religious- The Lords Prayer starting at the “ For Thine is the Kingdom, and the power and the glory, for ever, and so forth.
    Rock- Chameleon
    Dixieland- Royal Garden Blues
    Big band- trumpet solo from String of Pearls
    Bridge Clubs- What a Wonderful World as done by Pops
    Brass Quintets- Fugue subject from Bach’s Contrapuntus IX
    Jam session- Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
     

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