HME is proud to offer these recent publications!
THE SMART PERFORMER: EXCELLENCE IN MUSICIANSHIP by Dr. Richard H. Cox. This is a new and exciting digital textbook by one of the world's leading clinicians on performance anxiety. The book covers many valuable topics including stage fright, controlling the mind, controlling the body, how to practice correctly for success, and other performance issues. 72 pages. $10.00 (Find this product under "Textbooks" in the home page catalog.
SONATA FOR TRUMPET AND PIANO by Daniel Kallman. A new composition (2012) for C trumpet that is quickly becoming a major work in the trumpet repertory! Kallman is an important American composer, well known for his works for band and orchestra.
BEYOND THE C is a new book by David Hickman which is a systematic approach to developing the range of the trumpeter up to double-high C. 16 series of exercises offer various approaches and never seen before exercises. 65 pages. Find it under "Study Books for Trumpet."
VOCALISE by Kirill Molchanov is an absolutely beautiful trumpet solo with piano!! Grade III- difficulty Duration: 4:00 A must for any student or professional recital.
APRÈS UN RÊVE ("After a Dream") by Gabriel Fauré (arr. by David Hickman) is an absolutely gorgeous vocal work transcribed for B-flat trumpet. Perfect for displaying the emotional and lyrical side of the trumpet.
SPANISH DANCE, op. 5, no. 5 ("Andaluza") by Enrique Granados (arr. by David Hickman) will give any recital a splash of Spanish flair. Brilliant yet singing! Moderate difficulty.
TRUMPET AND ORCHESTRA:
CONCERTO IN D by Giuseppe Tartini (arr. David Hickman) is finally available with strings, 2 horns, and basso continuo. This version works perfectly with the version made famous by Maurice André.
LÉGENDE POUR TROMPETTE ET ORCHESTRE by Georges Enesco (transcribed by Richard Dubugon) is for C trumpet and full symphony orchestra. This transcription is so appropriately colorful that it sounds as if Enesco wrote this popular solo with orchestra. (See "CDs and Other Things" for a recording of this version.)
CONCERT PIECE NO. 1 by Vassily Brandt. This well known cornet tour-de-force has been expertly transcribed for cornet with brass choir and percussion accompaniment by Dr. Kent Foss.