The Magic Trumpet- Trumpet Quartet

Instrumentation- Four trumpets
Composer- Alpert
Length- 2:38
Difficulty- M
Range – Low G to E top space
Endurance- 2
Finger technique- 2
Counting ability- 2
Ensemble difficulty- 2/3

This leans toward a theme and variations of the famous number. It covers styles from swing to Cha-Cha. Each player has a very independent line so confidence is needed to hold it together. This would be a fun piece for any quartet.

Listen to the sample The Magic Trumpet
View 1st trumpet part The Magic Trumpet

Learn more about the Branson Trumpet Ensemble

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