This method is designed to give the young student a proper conception and systematicapproach to music reading and the art of brass performance. Emphasis is on the fundamentals including tone production, tone placement, embouchure development, technique, rhythmic perception and tonalconsciousness. Through this thorough and efficient course of study the student will be lead to takehis place as a contributing member of the school band or orchestra in the shoretest possible time. The Trumpet, Trombone and baritone books may be used in conjunction with one another, thus facilitating the organization of beginning brass classes. The book also contains a refreshing repertoire of new song material that will delight both student and teacher.