Vocalise is a song written by Sergei Rachmaninoff as the 14th and final part of his 14 Songs or 14 Romances, written and published in 1915. Originally written for high voice and piano, this music is perfectly suited for the lyrical capabilities of the trumpet.
This version goes as high as high as concert Bb above the staff and never below low Bb below the staff. One could successfully perform this edition on Bb, C, or Eb trumpet.
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