Jan 21, 2019
Meet the AYO Episode 14 | Words About Music Feature: What every trumpeter should know...
Two tremendous Australian trumpet players took part in National Music Camp 2019 – David Elton, principal trumpet in the London Symphony Orchestra, was Artist-in-Residence, and Brent Grapes, his counterpart in the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, was trumpet tutor. Words About Music participant (and occasional trumpeter) Christopher Healey, grasped this rare opportunity and talked to these outstanding musicians about their work, their technique, their practice routine…and of course mouthpieces.
Written, produced and edited by Christopher Healey
With thanks to David Elton and Brent Grapes for their time, and Phillip Sametz, Jakub Gudasinski and the 2019 AYO Words About Music team for their assistance.
David Elton and Brent Grapes recorded Lassus’ Fulgebunt justi sicut lilium especially for this podcast.
The excerpt from Saint-Saëns’ Septet was performed by tutors and Artists-in-Residence at AYO National Music Camp: Anna Goldsworthy, piano; David Elton, trumpet; Helen Ayres…