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Dion Jean Francois La Trompette Francaise Tp348

Jean-François Dion

La Trompette française

15 portraits musicaux 1925-2016

for trumpet solo

Level: advanced



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With the title “La Trompette française” (The French trumpet), Jean-François Dion wanted to pay musical homage to fourteen of his trumpet player colleagues and friends who have done in the past or are currently doing their best to develop the art of trumpet playing in France.

La Trompette française by Jean-François Dion is an homage to his personal colleagues and friends circle with whom he has been working throughout his successful career. However, one should keep in mind the fact that France has the privilege of having many circles of soloists and teachers who are transmitting the french art to tame that beautiful but sometimes perfidious trumpet.

à René Périnelli (4')
à Franck Pulcini (3')
à Pierre Laffitte (2'30)
à Bernard Soustrot (2'45)
à Jean Sibra (3')
à Thierry Caens (2')
à Laurent Malet (4'45)
à Maurice André (3')
à Guy Touvron (2'30)
à Roger Delmotte (3')
à Pierre Dutot (2'30)
à Patrick Bajon (4')
à Antoine Curé (3')
à Jean-Pierre Duffau (3'40)
Autoportrait JFD (3')
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Jean-François Dion

Jean-François Dion (*1949)

Jean-François Dion was born in 1949 in Biganos (Gironde, France). He began his musical education at the Conservatoire of Bordeaux (CNR) where he won a Gold Medal for trumpet in 1967. One year later, at 19, he won the 1st Prize for cornet at the Paris CNSM and in 1970, the same prize for trumpet. During 1971, he completed his chamber music... Read more