Author Archives: Eddie Lewis

About Eddie Lewis

Eddie Lewis is primarily known as a Christian free-lance trumpet player in Houston, TX. Eddie makes a living playing trumpet, teaching trumpet and jazz improvisation, writing trumpet music and authoring trumpet books. His second book, Daily Routines for Trumpet, is used regularly by thousands of trumpet players around the world. If you would like to purchase some of his CD's, feel free to visit our online music store at http://www.TigerMusicStore.com.

Closing Jams for the Temptations

I had the pleasure of performing again with the Temptations over the weekend. We did a show here in Houston on Saturday night, and then we drove to Oklahoma to perform with them again on Sunday. This video clip is … Continue reading

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Brent Carter Videos – So Smooth and What Is Hip

So Smooth – by Brent Carter Johnny Gragg recently released a couple of videos that I played a role in creating. For this first video, So Smooth, not only did I play the trumpet, but I wrote the horn parts. … Continue reading

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Unadorned Trumpet Hymn: Come, Ye Sinners, Poor and Needy

Here is my first attempt to do a live video of one of my “unadorned trumpet hymn” recordings. This really is how it looks when I’m doing the recordings for those albums. I do not use headphones for the first … Continue reading

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Family Tree: Free Improvisation #18

Free Improvisation on Trumpet Number 18 Family Tree Here is my 18th free improv video. I’ve been doing these free improvisations for about 18 months now. This one is different from the rest, which is the point, right? It is … Continue reading

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Congratulations Judy Z. – All-Region Jazz

Congratulations Judy Judy Z. has been extremely busy this last month with marching band commitments, so I didn’t hear about her results until today. Judy is a Freshman in high school and placed third in her region’s jazz band auditions. … Continue reading

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Dr. Shana Mashego Performance

Classic Hymns in a Classical Setting Yesterday I had the privileged of performing with Dr. Shana Mashego and the Sacred Ensemble. This is a classical chamber music ensemble dedicated mostly to performing hymns. The video above is the last part … Continue reading

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Congratulations Myranda P.

Congratulations Myranda P. I just got word that Myranda won a chair in the junior high All-Region band for her region. In fact, she placed second in the auditions. Myranda began taking lessons with me just over a year ago. … Continue reading

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