Bower Murphy might be more well known for his wonderful duet books, but when it comes to trumpet etudes, he really was a prolific composer. Contained in these 150+ pages are just a SMALL selection of the complete Bower Murphy catalogue.
These were written with the expressed intention to address the most common problems that brass players face. Whether it is range, interval leaps, articulation, complex rhythms, or endurance, these studies get right down to business with no talk or messin’ about. Just grab your horn and dig in. As a course of study it would take years to complete in a private studio setting, and they make a great addition to any professional’s library.
Check out the first and last study for free in the samples, then grab an immediate PDF download above.