Discover how to play in a band with this Berklee Practice Method book/CDpack! Lessons throughout the book guide you through technique that is s pecific to playing the trumpet in a contemporary ensemble. You'll learn:melody and improvisation, phrasing, articulations, breathing, chords, s cales, theory, comping, reading, interpreting lead sheets, and much more. Daily practice routines are designed for practicing by yourself, or with other musicians. The accompanying CD features outstanding Berklee players and covers a variety of styles, including rock, funk, jazz, blues, swing and bossa nova.