Don Schaeffer’s great trumpet method catalogue is being re-released through qPress as part of a joint venture with the great publisher Pro Art Publications. These have been out of print for decades, and are being returned to circulation among the rest of the great 20th century literature as they should have been all along.
Reading Rhythms offers students a systematic approach to reading music, focused on trumpet and french horn players. Emphasis has been placed on rhythmic fundamentals, dynamic fundamentals, and articulative techniques. This book is well suited to one on one studio instruction, private study, or classroom work. It can and should be used as supplementary reading material that is right at home working in conjunction with the grand method of your choice.
Please take a look at a few samples to the left, then grab an immediate PDF download above.