A page for my trombone students at The University of Arkansas at Monticello.
Please browse my PDF books and links to more brass related websites.
Or CLICK HERE for some great books to improve technique.
The Very Useful Trombone Book
Contains all sorts of useful information for trombone players including:
Tuning & intonation
Care & Maintenance
Instrument choice and more...
Free PDF (75 Pages)
Scales & Arpeggios For The Trombone
Major, minor & chromatic scales notated for the trombone. Essential for developing:
Free PDF (20 Pages)
Bebop Theory For Trombone
This PDF book explains scales, modes, and contains some cool patterns and jazz licks notated for the trombone in bass clef.
Scale & Modes
Patterns & Licks
Altered, Diminished, Augmented, Whole-tone...
Free PDF (43 Pages)
Vowel Sounds On The Trombone
A quick simple explanation of how we can use vowel shapes to help us improve tone and play intervals more efficiently.
Free PDF (2 Pages)
Brass Playing Websites
Trigger Exercises for Tenor Trombone
If you are new to the F-attachement trombone, here are some simple exercises to help improve co-ordination, sound & intonation.
Free PDF (9 Pages)
SELECTED TROMBONE TECHNICAL STUDY
to be used in conjunction with the following: