Recently there have been numerous searches on this site along the lines of “famous jazz trumpet players,” or “best trumpet players.” Each name links to a youtube video of the artist, so you have no excuse not to check them out. Louis Armstrong Bix Beiderbecke Dizzy Gillespie Miles Davis Clifford Brown Lee Morgan Kenny Dorham
While trying to learn trumpet, I’m constantly on the internet trying to find the best exercises and other information to help me progress faster. I’ve noticed that the good sites seem to be difficult to find if you don’t already know about them.
It just occurred to me that much of the people who read my blog don’t know me as well as they know other bloggers in the jazz niche. I feel that having a tight-knit community is important in small groups such as the one I’m a part of, so I’m going to tell you a