Hi there. My name is Mihai Sorohan and I've been a professional trumpet player for quite a while now. At the moment I work as a trumpet teacher in Norway.
This is a page where I share my teaching resources, my practicing routines, solutions I found while trying to fix my own playing mistakes and maybe interesting finds that concerns trumpet playing.
"What Are Words" is a very emotional song from Chris Medina's repertoire, written by Rodney Jerkins, Andre Lindal and Lauren Christy as a tribute to his fiancée who suffered a brain injury as the result of a car wreck and is about promises, commitment and keeping your word.
The song got really popular in Norway and many of my pupils requested me to arrange it for trumpet, which I did and it sounds like this:
And here is a backing track, so you can play on top of it:
You may download the music sheet as PDF, or in MuseScore format, so you can edit, transpose, transcribe and customize it to your own needs.
Click the image to download the format you want:
The highest note is a D2, so it would be pretty easy for a second year of studying trumpet. However, there is a second line, easier.
Here's the original version:
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Cheers and happy learning,