Below are some great websites and useful trombone and brass related stuff.

Browse books on trombone and BRASS TECHNIQUE.

Check out these GREAT JAZZ SOLOS in bass clef.

 

Here are some ESSENTIAL JAZZ ALBUMS  

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The Very Useful Trombone Book

Contains all sorts of useful information for trombone players including:

Practice tips

Daily routines

Tuning & intonation 

Technique 

Care & Maintenance

Instrument choice and more...

Free PDF  (75 Pages)

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Scales & Arpeggios For The Trombone

Major, minor & chromatic scales notated for the trombone.  Essential for developing:

Sound Production

Breath Control

Coordination

Tonguing

Slide Technique 

Free PDF  (20 Pages)

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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.

Chord Symbols

Scale & Modes

Patterns & Licks

Altered, Diminished, Augmented, Whole-tone...

Free PDF  (43 Pages)

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Vowel Sounds On The Trombone

Using vowel shapes to improve tone and play intervals more easily.

Free PDF  (2 Pages)

Brass Playing Websites 

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Trigger Exercises for Tenor Trombone

If you are new to the F-attachment trombone, these simple exercises will help develop co-ordination, sound & intonation.

Free PDF  (9 Pages)

 

GREAT BOOKS TO IMPROVE TECHNIQUE

(Touch on the links)

 

New Method For The Modern Bass Trombone - Eliezer Aharoni

 

Arban’s Complete Method For Trombone - Jean Baptiste Arban

 

Modern Flexibilities For Brass - Scott Belck

 

Progressive Lip Flexibilities For Brass - Scott Belck

 

Tenor Trombone Method - Buddy Baker

 

Musical Calisthenics For Brass - Carmine Caruso

 

Long Tone And Flow Studies For Trombone - Vincent Cichowicz

 

Setting Up Drills For The Trumpet - H.L. Clarke

 

Advanced Lip Flexibilities For Trombone - Charles Colin

 

Complete Modern Method - Charles Colin

10 Minute Warm Up - Michael Davis

 

Flexus - Trumpet Calisthenics For The Modern Improvisor - Laurie Frink & John McNeill

A Systematic Approach To Daily Practice - Claude Gordon

 

to be used in conjunction with the following:

(i)    Technical Studies - H.L. Clarke

(ii)  Characteristic Studies For The Cornet - H.L. Clarke

(iii)   Grand Method for Trumpet or Cornet  - Saint Jacome

(iv)   Lip Flexibilities  for Trumpet - Walter Smith

 

Thirty Velocity Studies For Trombone - Claude Gordon

Technical Studies - Clarke-Gordon

One Hour A Day - Urbie Green

 

The Remington Warm-Up Studies - Donald Hunsberger

 

The Original Louis Maggio System For Brass - Carlton MacBeth 

 

Doodle Studies and Etudes - Bob McChesney

 

Method For Bass Trombone - Allen Ostrander

 

The Breathing Book For Tenor Trombone - David Vining

 

The Double Valve Bass Trombone - Alan Raph 

The Pivot System - Donald S. Reinhardt