As Professor of Trumpet Technique at the Amsterdam University of the Arts and member of the Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw, Erik Veldkamp has learned first hand what works for players at levels to establish a strong daily routine that covers all areas of playing. This new series of “Your Daily” studies take you on a tour of all aspects of trumpet technique with an innovative and interesting approach.
This massive 988-page collection of daily exercises, spread out over 11 books, includes extensive exercises covering Drones, Articulations, Flexibilities, Pentatonics, Hexatonics, Octatonics, Minor Scales, Major Scales, Target Practice, and Intervals. By choosing a handful of examples from each book each day, you will be giving yourself a nearly infinite amount of variety in daily practice while ensuring you cover all areas of playing every time you enter the practice room. When you add in the incredible play-along files that go with the pentatonics and target practice books, you have a full technique routine that is completely unmatched anywhere else in the trumpet catalog.
You can see the full list of covers to the left in the samples, and below you can find writeups for each individual book if you click through. When you are ready click above to grab them all at half price.