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Recommended methods and performance music for trumpet players of all levels.

Beloved and highly respected trumpet player and teacher died on May 25, 2014 at the age of 94. Crisara's life was crammed full of unique musical accomplishments. His live video recording of the Hindemith Sonate for Trumpet and Piano with Glen Gould at the keyboard is a demonstration of his trumpet playing and musicianship, as well as Gould's who plays the Hindemith piano accompaniment from memory. Check it out at

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