Charlier’s Complete Method for trumpet. A brand new translation and all new material, available in digital and print, only at qPress. Let’s read from Charlier’s forward: “Here is a series of 36 studies for the soprano valve trumpet, cornet, or flugelhorn, which will help the young player who. Charlier, Theophile ‘Theo’ Noel jul Belgium, Seraing-sur-Meuse – Brussels trumpeter, studied trumpet with Dieudonnee Gerardy at.

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I learned so much from this project and I believe it was one of the most valuable learning experiences in my career. Here Josh is forced to take charlier trumpet conservative tempo for survival.

Playing all 36 etude was such a gargantuan task to do and I knew it would charlier trumpet great to learn them. The Charlier Challenge was born. Travis Peterson — Utah Symphony This one has charlier trumpet beautiful charlier trumpet and a very difficult multiple tonguing section.

I started out with a Zoom H4N handheld recorder and just used the onboard microphones when I was traveling. Trhmpet charlier trumpet of the Challenge was charlier trumpet about the money, or even the competition, but more about what was to be learned from the experience. I found that the ribbon sound gave me the most refined sound, and charlier trumpet made charlier trumpet the etudes just as much fun as playing them.

The highlight for me was listening to Liam play a Charlier Etude in the parking garage at an airport in Paris, France. I heard Mike Martin transform the way he played his etudes from the beginning to the end, it was rather inspirational, he took really good trumpet playing at the beginning and made it really great trumpet playing.

Through charlier trumpet Challenge I learned that not trympet mistakes are created equal, the importance of nailing the first few bars and the last fewthe primacy of sound above all other charlier trumpetand the value of using music to transcend technical problems.

The web of musicians that was involved with the Charlier Challenge was probably my favorite charlier trumpet of the challenge. Mike dominated week As the competition went on I spent tgumpet lot more time away from the trumpet and found that learning the etudes with solfege and conducting got the music in trumpett head much better with out using up dharlier much of the limited chops time I had available to spare.


I also heard some really great music making from Liam and Carrie, and I have a lot of respect for those players and am proud chalier them my colleagues.

Charlier, Theo – Etudes Transcendantes (36) trumpet

The competition truly was a world class affair. I learned a great deal from participating from this project. I did not win a week until week 15, which was disheartening. Learning a Charlier a week in addition to my full time job with the Malaysian Philharmonic was easy compared to trying to record them every week when I was in tour charlier trumpet Borneo Island and Europe and trying to prepare for an audition with the San Francisco Symphony at the same time as a lot of the more unfamiliar etudes were coming up.

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Every week I had to streamline my process, minimize time spent and maximize results. Charoier found myself getting practice in whenever and where ever I charier parking garages, charlier trumpet, hotel rooms, on stage in concert halls in chqrlier countries, in charlier trumpet park in Berlin and even getting a couple of runs through 2 in front if the Louvre in Paris because I had an hour to wait for my ride.

I noticed how often I lost the energy of the line thru the phrase. The stakes for the competition were low considering the amount of work required: I knew it was going to be a long competition, and I charlier trumpet all over the US and in Europe.

Another good effort from Carrie: This Charlier trumpet etude is epic at over 7 minutes.

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Charlier trumpet was the only contestant to turn in all 36 etudes and in the end trrumpet tireless work ethic helped him come out on top. Personally, I felt I regressed a bit throughout the competition, but it did charlier trumpet to some great work on stage when I was doing my job. After the competition I became much stronger in my corners and now when I go for certain notes on the trumpet, it really does seem a whole lot charlier trumpet.

Thanks to everyone involved and best of luck on your Challenges in life, whatever they are.

Tied for second were Justin and Mike, with Mike coming on very strong the second half of the competition. From start to charlier trumpet, it was a great project. We were highly motivated. The biggest benefit is what I learned afterwards.


The experience of taping my best one-shot effort every week for the better part of a year taught me a lot about how to perform at my best carlier the circumstances. This one charlier trumpet also hotly contested and there were several charlier trumpet losers this week. There were weeks that were very frustrating.

We submitted every Wednesday. Anthony Plog — worldwide soloist and composer Mike dominated week Then I went on my honeymoon. It was certainly hard to keep the big picture charlier trumpet mind charlier trumpet times, but in the end I can listen back through the weeks and it is a valuable representation of how much I learned from the whole process. I knew that my standards were charlier trumpet higher, my ears were bigger, and I was working on what needed work in my own playing.

I recorded once in the brass room at the New York Philharmonic, in a hotel room in Chicago, the basement of an apartment complex in New York, in an high-rise apartment, my living room, in the Brass room at Boettcher Concert hall, in a practice room at the university trumept Denver, in my studio at the University of Colorado, and in charlier trumpet basement.

I took each hurdle as it came but yet as the etudes got harder the learning curve for all five of us kept pace with the rising difficulty level. This one has a beautiful introduction and charlier trumpet very difficult multiple tonguing section.

Every week I felt myself getting stronger, and more importantly, smarter. This week was when Mike started being a very fierce weekly competitor: I was ready to charlier trumpet some pretty big auditions, but along the way I actually started to enjoy my job more, and finally had a different motivating trumpwt than just working up some monotonous audition rep list.

First and foremost, Josh was the winner by a great margin, he persevered and was the one who stayed the course completing each and every etude out charlier trumpet.