Rafael Mendez, trumpet
Narrated by Doc Severinsen
This disc addresses the remarkable legacy of Rafael Méndez. He both speaks about and demonstrates many aspects of trumpet technique, and also offers some of his personal musical concepts. It is narrated by Doc Severinsen and includes spoken tributes about Méndez by Severinsen, Adolph Herseth, Thomas Stevens, Roger Voisin, Bobby Shew, Malcolm McNab, David Hickman, Allen Vizzutti, David Bilger, Vincent DiMartino, Gerald Endsley, and Michael Sachs. Includes Mexican Hat Dance as well as the complete Arban Single Tongue Exercises..