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Scott Englebright transcription on the tune Maynard Ferguson

Posted on February 24, 2019 by Sweets

This is not one of the best trumpet transcriptions, but an amazing trumpet solo by Scott Englebright on the tune Maynard Ferguson. I wonder who named the tune “Maynard Ferguson”? Interesting name for a jazz tune. I hope you enjoy!

Wynton Marsalis Trumpet Solo Transcription on Struttin’ With Some Barbecue

Posted on December 23, 2018 by Sweets

Here is a very laid back Jazz trumpet solo by Wynton Marsalis playing over the tune Struttin’ With Some Barbecue. There are some really good jazz licks in this video. What’s interesting is this recording was performed by the “Marsalis family” aka The Lincoln Jazz Orchestra. I thought it would be more cool if the […] Read the rest of this entry…

Freddie Hubbard trumpet transcription on Birdlike 3

Posted on April 23, 2016 by Sweets

Here is an awesome Freddie Hubbard trumpet transcription of him playing over the changes of Birdlike. Freddie uses a lot of bebop scale combinations to make the Jazz solo flow really well. When I heard this trumpet solo for the first time a while ago I really fell in love with it. Special thanks to […] Read the rest of this entry…

Arturo Sandoval trumpet transcription on There Will Never Be Another You

Posted on February 14, 2015 by Sweets

I first heard this Arturo Sandoval trumpet solo on YouTube without the transcription. Thanks to Joseph Prieto you can now take a look at the transcription of Arturo’s trumpet solo on There Will Never Be Another You and try to get some new Jazz licks from it. It would’ve been nice if Joseph added the […] Read the rest of this entry…

Miles Davis Jazz trumpet solo transcription over Freddie the Freeloader 2

Posted on January 25, 2015 by Sweets

I wanted to write about this Miles Davis Jazz trumpet solo over Freddie the Freeloader Jazz standard because of how simple Miles Davis keeps the solo. Miles never goes crazy with it and he makes really good use of space (silence) in his trumpet solo. A lot of times in today’s Jazz music musicians tend […] Read the rest of this entry…

Clifford Brown Joy Spring trumpet solo transcription

Posted on December 08, 2014 by Greg London

Now I know that 99.9 percent of you Jazz trumpet players out there have already heard this famous Clifford Brown trumpet solo of Joy Spring. I still wanted to add this to the website because it is just that awesome of a trumpet solo. Everything about this trumpet solo is just brilliant. From beginning to […] Read the rest of this entry…

Roy Hargrove trumpet solo transcription on Strasbourg St. Denis 2

Posted on January 30, 2014 by Greg London

This trumpet solo was performed live by Roy Hargrove. I love this Jazz trumpet solo so much because Hargrove does such a great job of building the solo up from calm to crazy. Lots of good Jazz licks in this trumpet solo. The name of the band is the Roy Hargrove Quintet and was performed […] Read the rest of this entry…

Arturo Sandoval A Night In Tunisia trumpet solo and cadenza transcription

Posted on January 12, 2014 by Greg London

You are going to like this Arturo Sandoval trumpet transcription if you haven’t seen it yet. At the end, my computer’s speakers started freaking out it was so high. The arrangement was done by Wally Minko and from the album Dear Diz (Every Day I Think Of You) , by Arturo Sandoval You can download […] Read the rest of this entry…



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