Firm Concept

It is the continuing intention of La Tromba Music Productions to offer a broad range of services, materials and information pertaining to the trumpet.

Above: Richard Carson Steuart conducting Ladislav Lavrik (Solotrumpet of the Russian National Symphony Orchestra) and his "Moscow Master Brass" ensemble in a Concert following a European Brass Academy Masterclass at the Moscow "Tchaikowsky Conservatory" (December 2005).

Under the heading European Brass Academy "Masterclasses" we will inform you as to our courses and concerts involving a host of Guest-Professors world-wide.
Our professors have included: Edward H. Tarr and Jean-Francois Madeuf, Basel; Guy Touvron, Paris; Micheal Laird, London; Jiggs Wiggham(Trombone), Berlin; Valery Posvaliuk, Kiev; Bobby Shew, Los Angels U.S.A.; Skip Gray(Tuba), Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.A.; W. Fred Mills, Athens, Georgia, U.S.A., Ladislav Lavrik, Moscow, Russia; David Spec-Jezernik, Maribor, Slovenia; the Russian Brass Quintet and the Neva Brass Quintet, St. Petersburg, Russia to name only a few of the our most recent. 
Our EBA Masterclasses are not limited to Solo "Classical" and "Symphonic" perfomance but rather are directed toward persons who are interested in all of the various kinds of brass music idioms from early Baroque to Romanitic Brass and Symphonic Band over the various formations of Brass Ensemble music to Jazz- Combo and Big- Band and include other developing musical idioms for brass instruments today.

Below: Richard Carson Steuart and Jiggs Wiggham in Concert with the "Jazz Initiative" Big Band during a European Brass Academy Jazz and Big-Band Course in Germany. August, 2004

 

Our Hand Made La Tromba Professional-Model trumpets, Cornets and Flugelhorns (since 2008) series of afforably priced, and yet top- quality La Tromba Student- Model trumpets, Cornets and Fluegelhorns, can be found under the heading Trumpets.





We will aswell be presenting our ever expanding selection of La Tromba CNC prodcued Mouthpieces ranging from our very popular Baroque Mouthpieces in B1, B2 B3 cup depths over our Classical , Romantic and Modern Piston- valve Trumpet, Cornet and Fluegelhorn Mouthpieces and Romatic and Modern Rotary-valve (German Trumpet) models through to our various Piccolo-trumpet and HJ / "High-Jazz" Trumpet models under the heading Mouthpieces.


(All La Tromba mouthpieces are made on "state of the art" CNC- computer  programmed lathes)

We will be aswell be offering an ever increasing selection of Printed Music and both re-mastered and all new La Tromba produced Solo-Trumpet and Ensemble CD recordings ranging from the Baroque over the Classic and the Romantic to the Modern and even contemporary Jazz and other modern musical idioms.


In the sections Methodology we will once again inform you about past, present and newly developing teaching methods. We will be presetning the personal views and practise suggestions in articles by historical figures such as the Italian Baroque- Trumpet legend Girolamo Fantini, the French Romantic-Cornet Virtuoso Jean Baptist Arban, the American Sousa-Band Solo-Cornetist, Herbert L. Clarke over the Russian /American Orchestral- Solotrumpeter, Max Schlossberg and the French Trumpet Virtuoso of the second half of the 2Oth Century, Maurice AndrĂ© through to the most recent methods by Soloists and Internationally renown Teachers from the Classical and Jazz idioms. 

above: Mr. Steuart taking time from his schedual to give a private lesson to an aspiring young musican while on tour in 2007.

This La Tromba Music Productions website is just one vehichle through which we wish to present all of our various La Tromba ideas. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to to contact us.

It is our intention to make this new website a dynamic addition to he Brass Performers world and hope you will find it both interesting and informative.

We hope you share our enthusiasim and welcome you to visit us again anytime!

Richard Carson Steuart
for 
La Tromba Music.

All EBA Professors are internationally renown performers aswell as leading teachers in their fields and this for all the instruments of the Brass Family. Masterclasses in the performance of music from the Baroque to Modern Brass- Ensemble, from Brass Band to Symphonic Wind- Ensemble, Opera and Symphony Orchestra to Big- Band, from Traditional Jazz Combo to Modern Pop-Jazz are regularily offered. Courses and Masterclasses take place throughout both western and eastern Europe including Russia. We will aswell be  informing you as to the activities of our various Professional Concert Ensembles, including Munich Brass and the European Baroque as well as Mr. Steuart specific Solistic activities under the heading La Tromba Musici. With our series of La Tromba Hand-Made Professional and top quality Student Model trumpets, our extenisve range of La Tromba "CNC"-produced Mouthpieces (from Authentic Baroque to Modern Jazz) and our digital CD Productions through to our International Master Classes (for all Brass Instrumnets) we hope to speak to both your individual needs and various interests.

With our series of La Tromba Hand-Made Professional and top quality Student Model trumpets, our extenisve range of La Tromba "CNC"-produced Mouthpieces (from Authentic Baroque to Modern Jazz) and our digital CD Productions through to our International Master Classes (for all Brass Instrumnets) we hope to speak to both your individual needs and various interests.

Our Hand Made La Tromba Professional-Model trumpets, Cornets and Flugelhorns and completely new (2008/2009) series of afforably priced, and yet top- quality La Tromba Student- Model trumpets, Cornets and Fluegelhorns, can be found under the heading Trumpets.