Denver, PA (717) 805-
Copyright © 2011-
Web Design by Sally Van Nuys, High Time Design
Go to FULL SITE
For your wedding processional, consider a professional trumpet soloist. Bill Hicks plays classical, baroque, and overtures, depending on the mood you want to create for your wedding ceremony. Trumpet music is the most cost-
The trumpet has long been called upon by the church to herald the most important ceremonial events. No other instrument commands the beauty and authority of a trumpet. A Bill Hicks trumpet solo will add a flair of joy and festivity, and power and majesty to your special day.
Bill Hicks also plays herald trumpet fanfares for special announcements, award ceremonies or to hail the arrival of dignitaries and special guests. One or two herald trumpeters, clad in tails and white gloves, will make your announcement special and add a touch of class to your event.
Below is a partial repertoire of Bill's most popular wedding music; he will make every effort to accommodate your special music requests.
The following is just a sample of the music available. See the complete catalog on the full site. Click the speaker icon to listen to a song.
Bill Hicks offers private trumpet lessons in his studio near Denver, PA. and also online, real-
Former lead trumpet player with the Harry James Band, Bill Hicks was a student of the late Claude Gordon. For 17 years, while playing professionally in Los Angeles, Bill Hicks studied with Gordon, the "King of Brass." Band leader, studio musician, teacher and author, Gordon left his legacy through thousands of students like Bill and through his method books, which can still be purchased today. Bill Hicks emphasizes a physical approach to trumpet playing, conditioning through rigorous routines, following his teaching from Gordon. Studying with Bill in his studio prepares the professional player to meet every challenge and helps the young student blossom into an enterprising player. Bill works with a range of students from advanced to beginners and drills students on the basics. Though his teaching is based primarily on Claude Gordon's routines, he also hits a wide variety of other basic trumpet method books. Bill teaches students how to practice and how to handle the trumpet in all situations. Any student of Bill Hicks, with motivation and correct practice, will dramatically improve his or her upper and lower range, attacks, lip flexibility and all-
Bill has played with a long list of artists ranging from Natalie Cole and the Four Tops, to Frank Sinatra. He also has an impressive list of recording, film and TV credits. See all his credits here.
Forget driving back and forth, unpacking your instrument and music, and wasting valuable time before your lessons. Take lessons from the comfort of your own home. Online lessons saves you time and is more cost-
The Skype™ application is free to download and use, and provides excellent audio and video in a one-
Contact Bill for lesson rates and a scheduled lesson date and time
Pay for your lesson using PayPal (Bill will email you an invoice)
Ensure that you meet the technical requirements and have the following:
Bill will initiate the Skype™ call at the allotted lesson time -
For more information, call the studio in Pennsylvania at (717) 805-