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Technique Books in the Allen Library (selections)
Good Vibrations by
Call Number: MT418 G37 G66 2016 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 2016
Comprehensively addresses areas of muiscianship and technique for trumpet, horn, trombone, euphonium and tuba.
Melodious Etudes for the Trombone by
Call Number: MT465 B72 C v.1-3 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 1928
Perhaps the most standard book in a trombonist’s repertoire. Most helpful with learning to play smoothly.
Technique Videos in the Allen Library
Call Number: MO MT460 T765 [Allen DVDs]
Publication Date: 2009
Also available online.
Covers trombone history, tools, maintenance, and techniques including breathing, articulation, tuning, and more.
Browse the Shelves
There are many more technique books available in the library! Use these call numbers to find more:
||Wind technique (general)
||Brass technique (general)
||Trombone technique (general)
||Trombone orchestral studies
||Bass and contrabass trombone
Browse Professional Journals
Professional journals are a great place to learn from experts about the most recent developments in your field.
Search articles online or browse the Allen Library current periodicals (near the Allen entrance). See especially:
Historic Brass Society Journal
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