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born-to-be-blueStudying under legends, NU trumpeters play to the tune of success
Their children are the five freshman trumpeters who have been accepted to study under them. The students mill about the basement, preparing to perform the week’s selected piece for each other. But this isn’t your typical horn studio. The …

Trumpeter’s ‘Star Spangled Banner’ moves NFL player to tears during Monday Night Football
Maybe he was a little nervous about the game or maybe he was just feeling especially patriotic, but Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne was moved to tears last night during the national anthem. “The Star Spangled Banner” was performed by Grammy …
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Two Trumpeters and the Temperature of Music Biopics
Miles Ahead and Born To Be Blue both portrayed real-life jazz trumpeters this spring one a legend, one a minor celebrity with fictional elements that improvised distinctly on the biopic form. Of course, Baker doesn’t exist in today’s popular …


Bad demon trumpeters

musicBad demon trumpeters
Regarding “What’s causing mystery trumpet blasts in sky?” – has it occurred to anyone that anything from heaven would be gloriously beautiful, that the trumpets heard around the world are just the opposite and frightening, and therefore, perhaps …
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Scores of buglers, trumpeters honor taps anniversary
to Arlington National Cemetery outside Washington dressed in a navy blue Civil War reenactment uniform and armed with a brass bugle. Surrounding him at the historical site were nearly 200 other buglers and trumpeters from all over the United States …
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Palin and the Republicans’ Uncertain Trumpeters
Sarah Palin’s public performances continue to be distinctive. Her endorsement of Donald Trump was less speech than podium jazz scat, with some early Elvis thrown in. “Trump’s candidacy, it has exposed not just that tragic, the ramifications of that …
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music‘Born To Be Blue’ Trailer: Ethan Hawke As Legendary Jazz Trumpeter Chet Baker
One of the most famous trumpeters in the world in the 1950s, Baker was renowned as a pioneer of the West Coast jazz scene, but years of heroin addiction took its toll and by the 1960s, his career was nearly destroyed. Written and directed by Robert …
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Music series features jazz combo
In 1986, John Fumasoli, trombonist and band leader, came up with the Jones Factor, a group of 10 master musicians, two saxophonist-flutists, two trumpeters, two trombonists, one bassist, one pianist, one drummer, and a French horn player. Church …
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Ralph Alessi’s concert worth trumpeting
Music runs deep in the DNA of Ralph Alessi. His grandfather was the co-principal trumpeter in New York’s Metropolitan Opera, while his father played trumpet in the same orchestra and his mother was one of the Met’s soprano singers. His brother, Joseph …
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musicJazz with trumpeter Bergeron at MSUB
“This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for students to get to play with one of the best lead trumpeters of our time,” said MSUB music instructor John Roberts, who is spearheading the event. “Wayne Bergeron is arguably one of the most sought-out lead …
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Latest ‘Trumpeter‘ heralds a bleak ending
But now, what they’re doing is wailing, ‘Well, Trump and his, uh, uh, uh, Trumpeters, they’re not conservative enough.’” Actually, I think the wailing from Republican grandees is more of a wordless primal scream. Palin claimed that “media heads are …
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Inside a Super Bowl halftime show, from a reporter who was in one
Many of my fellow trombonists, trumpeters and tuba players somehow were not smart enough to realize that NFL cheerleaders did not want to be hit on by high schoolers wearing fluffy helmets who told stories that began, “This one time in band camp …”.
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