Wolf Escher (*1944)
Born February 1944 in Dortmund, Germany, Wolf Escher received his first violin lessons at the age of 11. In 1958 he debuted in a Posaunenchor, and took his first lessons on trumpet. At 16 he started playing jazz in a Dixieland band. After finishing school and an apprenticeship, he studied cello and trumpet at the Dortmund Conservatory. During this time he worked very intensively in modern jazz....
About Talking Horn's
Improve jazz technique and have fun
These duos were mainly conceived with music school students in mind, but advanced players will also enjoy them. The principal goal is not a systematic training in two-part parallel rhythmic sequences but rather that the student or the second player become independent in the playing of each part.
"These jazz duets are a great study to improve jazz technique and to have fun also."
Fred Mills, trumpeter (Canadian Brass)
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