My dad, Lido Vizzutti, taught me trumpet until I was . If you are struggling with a high note in the new piece, learn the music all around the. I got this book some weeks back, and while you still need a teacher and a lot of practice to get its full potential it for sure want hurt your high. upper-register playing, thereby serving as a guide enabling trumpet 23 Allen Vizzutti, High Notes for Trumpet (Village Place Music, ).

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Here’s what you need to figure out: Go do home work. Why, Buster Lipcrack was his name.

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Not inhaling habitually in a relaxed and deep way. That is precisely the point. Not being willing to experiment. Not warming up – minutes – always. Yet – there has never been a more easy and efficient way to reach your fan base with your offerings than the internet.

I have been know to inscribe that with my autograph as well. What more could one ask?

Grass roots, niche type artists without huge marketing budgets can conceivably reach their fans more easily than any time before. There is no path that is exactly the same for all players but great ideas and solid musical materials work well for most of us.

And Buster Lipcrack, without fear, Blew up to the stratosphere.

High Notes for Trumpet – Allen Vizzutti – Google Books

The shorter sentences still remind me of the 3 elements in the first and longest mantra. The above allej items make me very stiff so I don’t practice them unless I need to brush up a technical move in which case minimal practice on lip slurs for instance does the trick. The best guy at the high note game? Consistency in sound and performance is the next inevitable result. As large electronic companies design away disk hugh and CDs we the consumer obediently fall in line with the world model they devise for profit.


Practice shorter times but more than once a day. Check back for updates soon!

Allen Vizzutti — “High Notes”

Am I starting to make sense? To make a beautiful sound you have to play the trumpet correctly. Ever higher notes he blew, As if with God to rendezvous. The following are typical and common pitfalls that cause stiffness, poor response, and general inconsistency in trumpet playing: It is exciting for me to now have the opportunity through the net to continue sharing information about which I think visitors to this site will be interested.

If you sound terrible and can take a day off – do it.

Good endurance and confidence follow. I hope to record more soon. I have been preaching the same basic ideas to help trumpet players perform and improve quickly and consistently for a long time. Artists suffer great losses. Pick your friend’s brains about trumpet – with a grain of salt. Specific warm-up material is in the Allen Vizzutti Trumpet Method books. The concept of efficient tone production, steady smooth airflow, relaxation and aperture control.

Vizzutti Vizzion Welcome to Allen’s mini-blog. The vizzuti blared, the saxes romped, The drums and upright bass, they stomped! Hang with some cool people. Trumpet players like to try, To play notes loud and fast and high. Please click on entry titles to read full entries.

Leaving the mouthpiece on your chops too long without a lift-off or lightening of pressure. That leads to frequent mistakes, lack of confidence and bad habits. You need to breath and you need to get by the first note. Trumpet players should never forget the importance of learning to breathe deeply, automatically, consistently and in a relaxed fashion.


His solo chorus caught on fire, His trumpet screaming ever higher, Soon his valves began to smoke, Windows! Practicing too many lip slurs in the upper register top of staff and above. Breathing should be practiced and noticed every day. Playing super heavy weight mouthpieces or trumpets – not necessary — this equipment creates artificial resistance and dead sound.

Not having an open mind. AV My book “High Notes” in the merchandise section has text and practical studies and etudes about all of this for the classical or jazz trumpet player.

At the jazz club late one night, Buster took a solo flight. Tongue placement too low in middle and upper range.

Welcome to Allen’s mini-blog. Not practicing enough softly. While I will remain very active touring, performing and writing, the demise of traditional record companies and their retail outlets has left me, and many other artists, in a fluid business situation concerning recording financing, production and distribution. Fundamentals never change but the interpretation of the techniques with which to establish sound fundamentals, pun intended, vary.

Concentrating and working on embouchure and corner strength – not necessary. Detailed discussion of those type of things will eventually vjzzutti but for my opening article at my website launch I simply want to tell you my personal performance mantra. It is my intention to periodically add articles to this section and answer questions, inspire and express ideas, and offer technical and musical advice based on my 40 plus years of playing, practicing and performing.