Off the beaten tracks is an album of songs for trombone.From lush arrangements of traditional English folk, through sultry echoes of cool jazz to pulsating rhythms borrowed from around the globe. The music is based on simple song structures but uses melody, harmony and rhythm with classical, jazz and world flavours.
trombonemusic.co.uk is run by Kevin Morgan, Principal Trombone, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.
A new work Portsmouth Partita was premiered at the Royal Marines School of Music low brass day on May 5th with with soloists Robbie Harvey, Simon Minshall, David Childs and Les Neish.
Zen and the Art of the Trombone is now available in paperback and ebook versions. We have just received more stock of both treble and bass clef versions. A new approach to learning the trombone, this tutor begins using simple techniques to quickly build your musicianship and technical ability, developing through to a routine that will be of value to the advanced player. More information here.
“Clearing Up” is a break up song for female vocalist beautifully sung by Bryony Purdue. See the video here.
“The Brazilian Attack” is an original dance track, to celebrate all things latin in rhythm, the recent World Cup and Olympics in Brazil and the annual Rio Carnival. More information here.
Other songs and compositions can be heard on Soundcloud.
“Lest We Forget” is a song of remembrance by Ron Dawson and Kevin Morgan for performance by solo voice or full choir or male voice choir with accompaniments for brass and wind bands as well as piano. The last performance was in November 2018 at the NEC Birmingham with a children’s choir of over 2000 and a full symphony orchestra.
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