The Jeff Lewis Trumpet Podcast is a show about trumpet playing, practicing, and performing. We have interviews with notable musicians and educators. The podcast contains information, tutorials, valuable resources, and tools for enriching your musical journey. Whether you are just beginning or a seasoned veteran, my wish is there is something you can use here.
JLTP 035: Claude Gordon’s Systematic Approach to Daily Practice
In this podcast, I talk about my lessons with Claude Gordon and offer some tips on how to navigate this 52-week trumpet course written by Claude entitled “The Systematic Approach To Daily Practice”. In this particular episode, you will learn; How to use the pedal note exercises found in the warm-up and range exercises. The...
JLTP 034: The James Blackwell Interview
In this session of the Jeff Lewis Trumpet Podcast, we talk to trumpet player and educator James Blackwell. James is a GRAMMY award-winning trumpet player for his work on the jazz albums of Clare Fischer, Bob Mintzer, and the University of North Texas One O’clock Lab Band. Apart from his work as a jazz lead...
JLTP 033: Find A Mentor
In this session of the Jeff Lewis Trumpet Podcast, I talk about how finding a mentor can greatly increase your chances of success as a trumpet player. In this particular episode, you will learn; The differences between a mentor and a teacher How asking the right questions can jump start your trumpet progress Tips on...
JLTP032: Trumpet Goals 2021
In this session of the Jeff Lewis Trumpet Podcast, I talk about what my trumpet goals are for 2021, how I plan on implementing them, and how this may help you in coming up with a plan for improving your playing as well. In this particular episode, you will learn; How practicing first thing in...
JLTP 031: Learn The Lyrics
In this session of the Jeff Lewis Trumpet Podcast, I talk about how learning the lyrics of a song will help you become a better musician. In this particular episode, you will learn; Why it’s important to learn the lyrics of a song Who to listen to for melodic interpretation How learning different versions of...
JLTP 030: Keeping A Trumpet Journal
In this session of The Jeff Lewis Trumpet Podcast, I go over how I use a trumpet journal to be more efficient and organized about my daily practice. Downloadable Trumpet Practice Log available for free here In this particular episode, you will learn; The benefits of keeping a trumpet practice journal/diary/log How to keep a...
Jeff Lewis puts the cookies where they can be reached! He’s a great teacher, is a player with solid accomplishments and just has a knack for communicating the ABCs of learning this not-so-easy instrument. I have learned so much by these podcasts. Keep up the great work, Jeff!
Great stuff, really smart dude. Maybe some playing examples would be cool.
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Awesome! Love the content. Keep it coming.