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

Daily Routines in Europe

I’m not sure why we never mentioned this before. My readership is an international one and it just slipped my mind to mention it. Spaeth/Schmid – Blechbläsernoten has been carrying our books in their inventory for several years now. If … Continue reading

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Life Builders: Curt Warren

It’s been a while since I wrote one of these Life Builders posts. I changed the structure of my daily schedule and haven’t been able to spend as much time writing as I used to. But I recently emailed my … Continue reading

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Mike Sailors on Money in Music

Mike Sailors: To Spend or Not to Spend: Advice From Someone in the Know. A great post about money in the music industry. I agree with Mr. Sailors 100%. If you have been following my blog much at all, you … Continue reading

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Dealing With Rejection and Failure

Over the past month, Pearl and I have watched two shows that caused me to reflect on some of the “less successful” (to put it lightly) aspects of my past. The first was a Without a Trace episode about a … Continue reading

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South African Birds: Kingfishers

We saw two different kinds of king fishers on our trip to South Africa. Here are a few pictures of a Pied Kingfisher and a Brown-Hooded Kingfisher

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Lead Trumpet Stereo Types

Can you play loud and high? He he he….

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South African Bird Pictures: African Stonechat, Black-Headed Heron, Black-Headed Oriole

I sort of got off schedule with the bird pictures. Sorry about that. Here is the next installment. We are looking at African stonechat, black-headed heron, and black headed oriole.

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