Brian Scarborough

Kansas City Based Trombonist, Composer, Arranger, and Educator

Exercises, Handouts, Manuscript

Against the Grain Slurs

Bass Clef Manuscript Paper

Circle of Fifths Handout

Grand Staff Manuscript Paper

Recommended Materials

Recommended Recordings (Revised Version coming soon)

Listening Guide

Treble Clef Manuscript Paper

Triad Exercises

Solo Transcriptions

Bennie Green - Bennie Plays the Blues, from Bennie Green's Back on the Scene

Carl Fontana - A Beautiful Friendship, from The Hanna-Fontana Band's Live at Concord

Carl Fontana - Always, from Carl Fontana's The Great Fontana

Carl Fontana - I Thought About You, from Carl Fontana's The Great Fontana

Conrad Herwig - El Gaucho, from Conrad Herwig's The Latin Side of Wayne Shorter

Conrad Herwig - Fire, from Conrad Herwig's Osteology

Conrad Herwig - Footprints, from Conrad Herwig's The Latin Side of Wayne Shorter

Conrad Herwig - Night Dreamer, from Conrad Herwig's The Latin Side of Wayne Shorter

Conrad Herwig - This is for Albert, from Conrad Herwig's The Latin Side of Wayne Shorter

Curtis Fuller - One by One, from Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers' Ugetsu

David Gibson - Autumn Leaves, from YouTube

Frank Rosolino - I May Be Wrong (But I Think You're Wonderful), from Frank Rosolino's I Play Trombone

Frank Rosolino - Let's Make It, from Frank Rosolino's Frank Rosolino Quintet

Frank Rosolino - Stablemates, from Conte Condoli & Lee Morgan's Double or Nothin

J.J. Johnson - Minor Mist, from J.J. Johnson's J.J. Inc

J.J. Johnson - Old Devil Moon, from J.J. Johnson's The Eminent J.J. Johnson Vol. 2

J.J. Johnson - Too Marvelous for Words, from J.J. Johnson's The Eminent J.J. Johnson Vol. 2

Jiggs Whigham - The Days of Wine and Roses, from Jiggs Whigham's Two-Too

Jiggs Whigham - The Healer, from Jiggs Whigham's Hope

Kenny Garrett - Moon Alley, from Tom Harrell's Moon Alley

Michael Dease - Blues on the Corner, from Michael Dease's Grace

Michael Dease - Three and One, from Michael Dease's Decisions

Miles Davis - Freddie Freeloader, from Miles Davis' Kind of Blue

Slide Hampton - Bolivia, from Sam Jones' Something is Common

Slide Hampton - Confirmation, from Slide Hampton's Exodus: Jazz in Paris

Slide Hampton - Lady Bird, from Continuum's Mad About Tadd

Slide Hampton - My Blues, from Dexter Gordon's A Day In Copenhagen

Slide Hampton - Squirrel, from Continuum's Mad About Tadd

Slide Hampton - You Don't Know What Love Is, from Dexter Gordon's A Day in Copenhagen

Steve Davis - Sunny, from Steve Davis' Gettin' It Done

Steve Davis - Village Blues, from Steve Davis' Gettin' It Done

Coming Soon

Grachan Moncur III - The Coaster, from Grachan Moncur III’s Evolution

J.J. Johnson - Shortcake, from J.J. Johnson’s Standards - Live at the Village Vanguard

Julian Priester - 24-Hour Leave, from Julian Priester’s Keep Swingin’

 

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