This authoritative guide provides all the pedagogical, historical, and technical material necessary for the successful instruction of brass. Chapters discuss the historical development of individual brass instruments and focus on technique, including guidance for teachers and a complete method for brass playing. Individual instrument chapters include lists of recommended study material and reference sources. An audio CD of concert-hall recordings of all the exercises in the book is new to this edition.
Contains a collection of examples and solutions for teaching and playing brass, and a bibliography of literature and listening lists. Useful for brass teachers and performers, this brass methods text deals with basic pedagogical information pertaining to brass instruments. It addresses the history, methodology, and repertoire of each instrument.