torbjörn hultmark
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teacher of trumpet at the junior department of the
royal college of music, london, UK.

the torbjörn hultmark TRUMPET method


a large number of students have achieved places in
the national children's orchestra of great britain,
the national youth orchestra of great britain
and highly successful careeers playing
professionally with many of the
UK's main orchestras,
ensembles and

the torbjörn hultmark trumpet method

published october 2017 by composers edition

including video tutorials

purchase from

composers edition, UK
phil parker ltd, london, UK
june emerson wind music, UK

on the torbjörn hultmark method (in chronological order as received):

"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


"a valuable and refreshing take on familiar and not so familiar concepts.
highly recommended!"

mark david
head of brass, royal academy
of music, london


"I cannot recommend this book highly enough to players of any brass instrument
or any brass teacher"

jonathan rees
the brass herald, issue 72, 2018


"this intelligent approach to learning, borne from years of experience in excellence,
is a must for for the 21st century trumpeter"

dean wright
principal trumpet of the orchestra of
welsh national opera,
professor at the royal welsh college
of music and drama, UK


"fits today’s students perfectly. great exercises, inspiring to use"

urban agnas
soloist, member of stockholm chamber brass.
former solo trumpet of the royal stockholm
philharmonic orchestra, sweden.
professor of trumpet at hochschule für
musik und tanz köln, germany


"I’m thoroughly enjoying every minute. there’s something new
and refreshing on every page. the topics covered are concise yet in fully comprehensive steps"

mark o'keeffe
principal trumpet, BBC scottish symphony orchestra,
professor of trumpet, royal conservatoire of scotland


"...unique in its approach...a real breath of fresh air. Torbjörn's thoughtful methods of solving
key issues for brass players offers a practical and intelligent option"

mark kesel
chaconne brass

"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
american brass quintet (1973-2013)


"a very valuable addition to the library of the serious trumpet player. it gathers different
aspects of trumpet playing...this book has it all in one"

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


"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 multi-phonics. brilliant!"

rex richardson
international trumpet soloist

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.

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