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R.I.P. Lew Soloff

One of the greatest trumpet players of all-time, Lew Soloff, passed away last night. Famous for the iconic trumpet work in the band Blood Sweat & Tears, Lew could play anything on the trumpet with fire, panache, and soul. Over … Continue reading

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James Thompson minute master class!

A great explanation and demonstration of the air and embouchure balance required for great trumpet playing! Mr. Thompson is Professor of Trumpet at the Eastman School of Music.

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Welcome to the new ericsperry.com!!

It’s time for a new website!  Look for updates and changes coming daily as I get used to the new format.  A special thanks to Christian Mogensen at Squadron 7 for his custom web design and support.  Feel free to … Continue reading

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The Beginning

Thanks to encouragement from a wonderful friend, I’ve decided to start a blog based on my experiences as a trumpet player, a trumpet instructor, and a music scholar. I look forward to verbalizing a wide range of topics pertaining to … Continue reading

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