Merri Franquin ( – ) left a significant legacy to the art of trumpet playing. A student of J.-B. Arban, Franquin authored a substantial method book, wrote. I already own a lot of the mainstream books for classical trumpet playing. I think the Franquin method is great, and I’d recommend it highly. Merri Jean Baptiste Franquin was a French trumpeter, cornetist, and flugelhornist who was professor of trumpet at the Conservatoire de Paris Franquin’s book, Methode Complète de la Trompette Moderne de Cornet a Pistons et de Bugle.

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Frznquin he became solo flugelhornist with the band of the Marseille Garde Nationaland in he was admitted to the Paris Conservatory where he joined the cornet class of the famous cornetist Jean-Baptiste Arban. The book is divided into two main parts. Over the past 18 months, I have worked hand-in-hand with two wonderful translators, consulted with engravers, and spoke with historical experts in a variety of the topics that are covered in this book.

A more modern form of this instrument was introduced to American symphony orchestras by Georges Magerand it remains very much in popular use trumlet the United States. It turned out to be much more than that. Georges Mager —who was principal trumpet of the Boston Symphony Orchestra from untilstudied in the cornet class under Joseph Mellet, but seems to have been influenced as well by the teachings of Franquin; Mager may have studied with him informally and certainly worked with several of his successful students.


Retrieved from ” https: You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. This French method book has been used by all of the great European soloists, like Maurice Andre and Guy Touvron, who have both written extensively on how to use the book to its full potential. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Check it out here “Check it out here” is a link, but you wouldn’t know it, the URL text is the same colour as regular text!

Merri Jean Baptiste Franquin b. Just 2 days left. He was self-taught on cornet for four years before moving to Marseille.

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This page was last edited on 26 Metnodat Print books are available for libraries and personal use, and digital downloads are available as well. My friends, as a trial balloon I am offering some physical print copies of Merri Franquin’s trumpet method translation.

Your name or email address: It is a beautiful book and I am thrilled to make it available in English at a third of the cost of the French edition no less. Share This Page Tweet. Vulgano Brother likes this.

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Just click here and choose Print from the dropdown box. Search Rrumpet New Media. Franquin’s most notable accomplishment while at the Paris Conservatory was his push for the C Trumpet to replace the low F trumpet as a more versatile orchestral instrument. If you are interested please put in an order, if traffic is good I will set up the print orders to be permanent and expand the range of options.


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Franquin Method Translation Complete! No, create an account now. Check it out here, I hope you dig it! Do you already have an account? Aug 10, 1. Setting out, it seemed that this job would be a trivial, albeit rewarding, translating exercise. Hi all, just a note that the long franqin Merri Franquin Method Translation is now available at qPress.

Franquin’s playing career began when he was 28 years old. It is a wonder why they have been selling this book for so much money for over a century. First is a theoretical part, then a practical part divided into 3 subsections. You must log in or sign up to reply here. Everything from how to play from the very beginning, holding the trumpet and mouthpiece placement, thoughts on breathing, attack, and posture.

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