Tony D'Aveni

Jazz Trumpet and Flugelhorn -
 Educator - Clinician

Master Class Subjects have included:

  • Jazz Trumpet Technique- (NYC Brass Conference - 1 of 4 lecturers)
  • Line Construction and Articulation (University of Kansas)
  • Practice routine organizational skills (Barcelona Spain)
  • How to improve your improvised solos right away (Jazz in July - UMASS Amherst, Ma.)
  • Big Band Strategies- (Bridgewater State University, Compaq Big Band )
  • How to get started soloing (Rivers Conservatory, Weston Ma.)
  • Small Group solo strategies (Weston High School, Wayland High Schools, Etc)
  • Big Band Sectionals (Framingham High School)
  • Improvisational Movement for skaters (Nexxice - World Silver Medalist - syncro team - Canada)

Other Subjects include:
  • Velocity studies for brass
  • Sound projection for young students
  • How to converse with the rhythm section through soloing approaches
  • Importance of transcribing and the study of transcriptions
  • Approach notes
  • Creative vs Orginized improvisers
  • Trumpet Masterclasses 
  • limit to become limitless
  • Private lesson available too