This model has been designed with Los Angeles Philharmonic Principal Trumpet player Thomas Hooten to deliver the power and depth required in orchestras and similar situations. Rim Inner Diameter: 17.36mm Rim Contour: Semi-flat Rim Thickness: standard Cup Depth: Semi-shallow Throat: 3.80mm Backbore: Semi-wide
The Astra Air Trainer for trumpet
Air trainer popularly used by Arturo Sandoval. Difficult to find in the United States and if ordered from Europe takes weeks to ship and is prohibitively expensive. Includes four different weights to vary the difficulty. Trumpet mouthpiece not included.
Trumpet Call: Works for solo trumpet and piano. Thomas Hooten, Trumpet; Rebecca Wilt, Piano. Download from iTunes
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3, Symphonic Dances; Garrick Ohlsson, Piano, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Robert Spano
Tango Under the Stars — Live at the Hollywood Bowl: Angel Romero, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Gustavo Dudamel