Episode of Series “We Make Music”.
Philip Jones talks of the history of the trumpet and examines its development. Comparisons are made with the cornet and the bugle, and we see such early instruments as the slide trumpet and the trumpet with crooks. Several famous works for the trumpet are played.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)