El Cumbanchero- Trumpet Quartet

Composer- Rafael Hernández Marín/ arr.Chidester

Length- 5:19

Difficulty- VD

Range- D

Endurance- MD

Finger technique- VD

Counting ability- D

Ensemble difficulty- VD


This arrangement came to me as I was walking my dog one morning. I wanted something as a show piece which would require some rehearsing. I was lucky enough to get it recorded on the first take.

If you are needing a flashy “show” piece for your group, this would be worth the time. This is not for the weak at heart.

Listen to the example-


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