Summer Fanfare

Ethan Foster and Robin McOwen
Grade 6, The Grammar School, Putney VT
“The piece is a trumpet and trombone duet. We chose the Key of C major because we wanted it to be a happy, energetic piece. We like the marching band feel with the trumpet and trombone. We open the piece with a four measure motif played as a solo by the trumpet and then in harmony with  the trombone.”

Summer Fanfare.mp3

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Duet for Trumpets

Anne Sutton
Grade 10, Burlington High School

Duet for Trumpets was written by Anne Sutton, a 10th grader from Burlington High School. Anne writes, “I don’t play a brass instrument, so I thought it would be fun and interesting to write a duet for instruments I knew little about. Throughout the piece, the melody alternates between the two trumpets because I believe pieces are much more exciting to play and to listen to if both parts are relatively equal.”

 

Duet for Trumpets.mp3