|FLUMPET by David G. Monette
Corporation. A hybrid; Flugel horn &
Trumpet. Features a darker/thicker
sound. Originally manufactured for the
Late Art Farmer. (Tracks #1, 4 & 5)
|FLUGELHORN by Zigmant Kanstul
Musical Instruments. Arturo Sandoval,
Greg Adams, Jerry Hey, are just a few
of the names who put this particular
flugel on the map. It's thick "Copper
Wall" bell make this a favorite of
virtuoso (track #2) performers.
Warmth, intimacy; an instrument that
soothes the soul.
|New Years eve in Seattle
|Mt Vernon Bach Stradivarius
Trumpet. Made in the mid-1950's. Lew Soloff
of Blood Sweat & Tears made this ax famous
to my generation. Track 6 "Funky Sea Funky
Dew" features this magical instrument.
|Left to right:
Lynn, Jim, Doc (The Master), Brad,
Shelley & Marco!
A special thanks to Bernadette
|Doc showing off Marco's
|DESTINO Trumpet was owned &
played by Doc Severinsen and
Manufactured by Doc Severinsen
Custom Trumpets. Finished in 24
Karat Gold, it is the best Trumpet I
have ever Blown! (Tracks #3, 7 & 8)
|Yes, even Doc Severinsen can be seen
proudly displaying his personal copy of
Brad's "Straight To The Heart" CD.
Left to right: Gabriel Braendlein, 70's
trombonist Jim "Wild-Man" Kelley, Jordan
Braendlein, & The Master...Doc Severinsen
|Rest in Peace my Friend
Marco R. Sarmiento
|Pictured here working with Byron Autry
famed horn designer for Doc