torbjörn hultmark
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latest quotes on the torbjörn hultmark trumpet method

march 2020
international trumpet guild journal, issue 44

“…a welcome addition to any trumpet player’s library across all ability levels.
beginners to seasoned professionals alike will find materials to

expand their technical and musical prowess


december 2019
rex richardson, international trumpet soloist

"torbjörn hultmark's trumpet method is ingenious.
at once succinct and remarkably comprehensive, he addresses
every imaginable element of trumpet playing, from fundamentals through to
extended techniques such as circular breathing
and multiphonics.


hultmark video-score

a song of guadalupe (1998/2010)
for brass quintet
published by onyx brass publications


launch september 2019
the torbjörn hultmark TUBA method
edited by jonathan rees
published by composers edition


jonathan rees and torbjörn hultmark at
phil parker ltd, london, UK

the TUBA method is essentially the same set of exercises and etudes as the
TRUMPET method (publ.2017) but here in a thorough reworking from the ground (!) up.

Special thanks to
oren marshall (london brass)
kevin morgan (royal philharmonic orchestra)
for their generous and invaluable advice during the writing of this book.

the torbjörn hultmark TRUMPET method
has had glowing reviews worldwide from many
leading players and teachers


"it is the best, simplest and sanest approach I have yet encountered''
john wallace CBE, former principal trumpet with the philharmonia orchestra, london, principal at the royal conservatoire of scotland

lots of well organized material for all playing levels…a really nice overview of all aspects of trumpet playing"
raymond mase, chair of brass, the juilliard school, new york, USA

“a valuable and refreshing take on familiar and not so familiar concepts. Highly recommended!”
mark david, head of brass at the royal academy of music, london, UK

"a valuable addition to the library of the serious trumpet player
…this book has it all in one"

kristian steenstrup, professor of trumpet,
the royal academy of music, aarhus, denmark

austraLYSIS: dean & hultmark
recital september 2019 at iklectik, london, UK

with alex bonney and jamie forth

soprano trombone, piano, live electronics

headspace ensemble
at the 2019 setubal festival, portugal

with singer/composer merit ariane
and chris wheeler, live electronics

'der fluss' by merit ariane for
vocals, soprano trombone, live electronics

uproar ensemble
at the 2019 bangor festival, wales

eight world premieres
music for soprano trombone and trumpet
as part of a sinfonietta ensemble

youtube video
austraLYSIS: dean & hultmark
from a recital november 2018 at bath spa university, UK

also performed at
university of leeds international concert series
birmingham conservatoire, birmingham university
de montfort university leicester

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new (2018) album on bandcamp
music for soprano trombone, piano and electronics

torbjörn hultmark & roger dean

the torbjörn hultmark trumpet method
video tutorials
november 2018


krisztian sipos

tuning & balance exercises for brass
published september 2018 by composers edition

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symphonic brass
5hrns, 5trpts, 4trbns, tba

brass dectet
4trpts, hrn, 4trbns, tba

brass quintet
2trpts, hrn, tbn, tba

headspace quartet & wynton marsalis quartet
barbican hall, london, 19th june 2018


clarence adoo

torbjörn hultmark

wynton marsalis

chris wheeler

john kenny

hultmark soprano-trombone premieres
with the london sinfonietta
april 2018

daniel pioro, zoe matthews, torbjorn hultmark and enno senft
quartets for violin, viola, soprano trombone and double bass
by robin rimbaud and emily hall
london's south bank centre

the soprano trombone
an official suzuki instrument

march 2018

torbjorn becomes the world's first
qualified suzuki soprano trombone teacher

a proud and important milestone on the way for the instrument to start making
serious inroads into the use of the soprano trombone as a starter instrument
for very young children of four years upwards

soprano trombone premiere with the london sinfonietta
matthew herbert's
more, more more 

for soprano trombone and percussion

march 2018

torbjörn hultmark and oliver lowe
at the hayward gallery, the south bank centre, london

video from the performance of the programme generations
emily & torbjörn hultmark


konserthuset stockholm
16th february 2018

video, poetry, music.
bassoon, trumpet, soprano trombone,
live electronics, keyboard,
song, recitation, bells...
poetry by brian nisbet

emily and torbjörn hultmark made a deep impression'
'many more should be given the chance to experience their powerfully communicative language

edith söderström (translation from the swedish original).
review in the magazine opus, iss.83, june 2018

hultmark video scores

a sketch of gaul (1999)
brass quartet and keyboard
played by
chaconne brass [CBCD1101]
published by composers edition

a lullaby (2008)
brass quintet and electroacoustic tape
a BBC radio3 commission
chaconne brass [deux-elles DXL1141]
published by composers edition

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CD release of torbjörn's triptyk for trumpet and organ

october 2017

the illumina duo - ellie lovegrove and richard moore
'illuminations, dances and poems' (CR039), convivium records



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