Paul Cosh has had distinguished careers both as a top professional trumpet player and as one of the countries leading professors, who has brought a new sense of dedication and insight into the art of trumpet playing.
He’s just published a book ‘Brass Essentials’, full of a lifetime’s knowledge and intended to help brass players of every level, even me!
So how does someone who didn’t have a single trumpet lesson before being accepted into the Royal Academy of Music go on to play for all the top orchestras, keep one foot in the brass band movement that he so loves, and be the player who still gets the shivers when remembering the sound he heard sitting next to the great Maurice Murphy.
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