Here's a list of Trumpet Method Books I like to use:

  • Standard of Excellence - Bruce Pearson
  • Mitchell on Trumpet Books 1-4 - Harold "Pappy" Mitchell
  • First Book of Practical Studies for Cornet and Trumpet - Robert W. Getchell
  • Arban's Complete Conservatory Method for Trumpet - JB Arban
  • Easy Jazz Conception -- Trumpet: 15 Solo Etudes for Jazz Phrasing, Interpretation, and Improvisation - Jim Snidero

For theory:

  • Standard Wirebound Manuscript Paper (Green Cover) - Hal Leonard
  • Berklee Music Theory

Sergei Nakariakov

From the fine open access dissertation regarding Laurie Frink's Method of Trumpet Instruction:

A taxonomy of Laurie's exercises (click here to download):


Five exercises for trumpet.

Thank you Mark Stackhausen.

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