Mitchell on Trumpet is revered by educators around the globe as an unparalleled approach for trumpet. This proven curriculum will guide any ambitious student on a path towards performance excellence. It takes you from the beginning to the extreme limits of the horn through a gradual progression of 82 balanced lessons developing your range from low F# to G above high C.
Mitchell on Trumpet provides an advancing student with the ability to conquer any obstacle they may face in any musical passage written for trumpet. Any student who completes Mitchell on Trumpet will be among a select few who possess the endurance, technique, and flexibility necessary to become an exceptional performer.
There are countless professionals, educators, and performers who claim that Harold Pappy Mitchell's method is the most complete method ever written. Exclusively available from Santorella Publications and re-engraved from scratch, this book includes an instructional DVD which begins with proper care of the trumpet, proceeds to getting to know your first sounds on the instrument, and takes the student through the first four lessons in the book.
To follow are just a few of the endorsements we received For Harold E. Mitchell's Method for Trumpet.
Harold E. Mitchell
January 5, 1898 August 21, 1985
In summary, Harold Mitchell lived during a time when musicians played a vital role in popular entertainment. It was a nostalgic era of live performances in music & theater. Mitchell on Trumpet is the culmination of Pappy's life's work and still remains today as the only complete course ever written for learning to play the trumpet.