Merri Franquin ( – ) left a significant legacy to the art of trumpet playing. A student of J.-B. Arban, Franquin authored a substantial method book, wrote. I already own a lot of the mainstream books for classical trumpet playing. I think the Franquin method is great, and I’d recommend it highly. Merri Jean Baptiste Franquin was a French trumpeter, cornetist, and flugelhornist who was professor of trumpet at the Conservatoire de Paris Franquin’s book, Methode Complète de la Trompette Moderne de Cornet a Pistons et de Bugle.
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In other projects Wikimedia Commons. It is a beautiful book and I am thrilled to make it available in English at a third of the cost of the French edition no less. If you are interested please put in an order, if traffic is good I will set up the print orders to be permanent and expand the range of options.
Over the past 18 months, I have worked hand-in-hand with two wonderful translators, consulted with engravers, and spoke with historical experts in a variety of the topics that are covered in this book.
You must log in or sign up to reply here. As a method, it covers every possible area of trumpet playing to an extent that I cannot fit it all in this description.
Franquin’s playing career began when he was 28 years old. Yes, my password is: Franquin’s most notable accomplishment while at the Paris Conservatory was his push for the C Trumpet to replace the low F trumpet as a more versatile orchestral instrument. Below he explains how it came about, why this is so important, and what trumpeters can gain from the completion of this project.
First is a theoretical part, then a practical part divided into 3 subsections.
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The book is divided into two main parts. Our goal was to maintain the integrity of the source publication as much as possible, while creating a translation that will bring this wonderful grand method to a new generation of trumpeters. Aug 10, 2. Aug 10, 3. It took 18 months, but was well worth the wait. Check it out here “Check it out here” is a link, but you wouldn’t know it, the URL text is the same colour as regular text!
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A more modern form of this instrument was introduced to American symphony orchestras by Georges Magerand it remains very much in popular use in the United States. I am certain that this project is among the most important we have ever taken on at qPress.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Search Media New Media. Everything from how to play from the very beginning, holding the trumpet and mouthpiece placement, thoughts on breathing, attack, and posture.
Your name or email address: Many French publishers do that for some reason. Jun 29, 5. Setting out, it seemed that this job would be a trivial, albeit rewarding, translating exercise. Please click here if you would like to take a look. It turned out to be much more than that.