Arban’s Characteristic Studies have formed many generations of Trombone players. The compilation by French cornetist, conductor and composer, Jean-Baptiste Arban successfully addresses requirements of modern technique. Arban studied and taught at the Paris Conservatory leading to a prosperous career as a versatile and accomplished musician.
This edition contains the fourteen Characteristic studies, each addressing a variety of musical characteristics. These elements include chromaticism, articulation, rhythm, range, intervals, breath control, and tempo, among other aspects. Adapted for the trombone in bass clef by Andre Lafosse and Louis Allard, these studies are not to be missed by aspiring trombone players.
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