Whether you are self-studying, taking private lessons or part of a band, you'll find the reinforcement you need in these books.
From Hal Leonard's Essential Elements series comes the first book for the Bb trumpet. Lessons in pedagogy, a mix of musical pieces and other supplemental materials comprise this book. It comes with a DVD jam-packed with helpful resources.
Covers the basics of trumpet playing. Includes illustrations and catchy music pieces for the student to learn.
The classic Rubank method for the trumpet that is used in individual or group settings. Practice and learning pieces such as etudes are included in this book.
Those who want to self-study would like this book, cd plus dvd package. This book tackles the fundamentals of playing the trumpet, has a fingering chart and helpful glossary. The CD has 73 full-demo tracks and the accompanying DVD runs for 25 minutes for added instruction.
This method book also comes with an accompaniment CD. Since it is specifically written for bands, it gives emphasis on duets as well as other learning pieces in different genres. Lessons are sequential and there are exercises with each new technique that's taught.