As the featured artist with Duke Ellington’s famous band, Rex Stewart’s remarkable technique is celebrated wherever dance band enthusiasts congregate. Star of radio, screen, and countless recordings, Rex is considered to be without question one of the greatest trumpet players of his time. In this complete folio of 16 solos, Rex has given us note for note, exactly as he plays them, his own conceptions of 16 outstanding classics dear to every music-lover’s heart.
Any student of trumpet technique, amateur or professional, will work over these jazz style solos with real pleasure. You will find them packed full of ideas and innovations that you can adapt in your own work.
Below you will find the tune list, and to the left you can play some for free. Then you can click above for an immediate PDF download.
- Boy Meets Horn
- Bugle Call Rag
- Farewell Blues
- I Can’t Give You Anything But Love Baby
- Mood Indigo
- Sophisticated Lady
- Ain’t Misbehavin’
- Sophisticated Swing
- When You’re Smiling
- Nobody’s Sweetheart
- Between The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
- I Surrender Dear