In this video, Bryan Davis presents a variation on the classic “Clarke #2” exercise – the 2nd Study from Herbert L Clarke’s seminal “Technical Studies for the Cornet”. In this version, the pattern is applied to the minor pentatonic scale, rather than the original major scale.
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