Welcome to Trumpet Class!

My name is Mr. Diaz and I am excited to have you all in class this coming year! Make sure you and your parents bookmark this page. We will be using our website to post assignments, direct you to resources, and stay in contact.


Trumpet Rental Instructions for Ellis County Music

Since we will be starting our year online, we will not have an in-person opportunity to purchase supplies hosted by KISD. Ellis County Music, our preferred music store, has you covered! Watch the video below for instructions on how to buy your supplies ONLINE!

Ellis County Music Rental Application

When prompted, select the Instrument Rental and Supply Package Option


Google Classroom Code

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Required Supplies

Trumpet Welcome Letter and Required Supply List

Lesson Plans

Folder with Daily Agendas and Lesson Plans

Links to Online Instruction

Coming Soon

Resources

SmartMusic

FlipGrid

Trumpet Class Handouts

MusicTheory.net

Nearpod

Edpuzzle

Kahoot!


Whether it be through solos, classical music, marching band, jazz, or film scores, one can always find a trumpet among the leaders of the ensemble’s sound. Many pieces use the trumpet to carry the melody and is often utilized as the lead instrument. The video above shows some of the world’s greatest trumpet players performing various pieces of orchestral and solo repertoire. Below is the Maynard Ferguson Tribute Band comprised of some of the world’s best trumpet players. Ferguson was a world renowned trumpet soloist who could play tremendously high and taught many of the world’s great trumpet players, many included in the video.