Feature Article

Recital Repertoire of the Trombone as Shown by Programs Published by the International Trombone Association

By David Guion • January 01, 1999

An examination of the recital programs published in the first 25 volumes of the ITA Journal, presented mostly in tables. Trombonists have programmed both solos and ensembles, with literature ranging from early music to avant garde and jazz. 283 pieces have been played at least five times in at least one five-year period or at least 15 times overall.


Recent Articles

Creating Opportunities for Young Trombonists

By Jeff Dunn • September 24, 2019 in Professional/Career

Vibrato: An Overview for Trombonists

By Walter Barrett • April 26, 2006 in From the Studio

Professional Music in the 1920's and the Rise of the Singing Trombone

By Robert Lindsay • April 18, 2006 in Historical

Recent Reviews

A Field of Scarecrows: A Review

By Mark Rabideau • July 06, 2020 in Recordings
A Field of Scarecrows establishes John Kenny as something more than an artist-to-a-panel of his peers, but an artist to the world.

Bonegasm: A Review

By Donn Schaefer • June 01, 2020 in Recordings
Released in 2019, this recording has garnered positive reviews and accolades including a #18 spot on the Billboard Jazz Chart. Bonegasm sets the stage for more recordings and performances from this outstanding ensemble!

Benedetto Marcello and Johann Ernst Galliard Sonatas: A Review

By Mike Lomas • May 26, 2020 in Recordings
One could say that Mike Hall's editing causes the pieces to come surging back to life, but on these discs, this is also aided by his impressive solo playing.

Half Man, Half Machine: A Review

By Jonathan Houghtling • May 18, 2020 in Recordings
The fact that Christopher is able to perform on trombone and voice at such an incredibly high level, in addition to seamlessly combining all of the technological elements, makes him the epitome of the consummate musician.