Trumpet Moments
Written more like a postcard than a letter, these brief music passages bring a small dose of mellow trumpet to your day. It's also a podcast.

The Latest

Trumpet Moment 34

Welcoming a happy new addition to the family.

(1:33 | mp3)

This website and all music © 2008-2017 Dennis Cronin
Many thanks to Diane, David, Johanna, Ro, Bunmi and Laurel. Background photo by Ro Agents.

Episodes

34

Trumpet Moment 34

(1:33 | mp3)

Aug 31, 2012 - Welcoming a happy new addition to the family.

33

Trumpet Moment 33

(1:35 | mp3)

Apr 30, 2012 - Drifting into summer with some friends.  With special guests: Pete Galub, Clark Wallace, Adam Gold, Konrad Meissner, Catherine McRae, Jason Masimore, Leanne Darling, Noah Hoffeld and Pete Harvey.  Original string arrangement by Paula Kelley.

32

Trumpet Moment 32

(2:33 | mp3)

Mar 31, 2012 - A trumpet cameos in a mid tempo guitar film.  With special guest Pete Galub on electric guitar.

31

Trumpet Moment 31

(2:37 | mp3)

Oct 31, 2011 - Chunky guitar meets poppy trumpet.

30

Trumpet Moment 30

(2:50 | mp3)

Sep 30, 2011 - The trumpet lands in a warm embrace.

29

Trumpet Moment 29

(1:54 | mp3)

Aug 26, 2011 - Trumpeting the news of a newfound love.  With special guests Konrad Meissner on drums, Clark Wallace on bass, Adam Gold on guitar and Pete Galub on guitar.   (This is a remix of the song Astoria Bridge from the Vitamin-D album Bridge)

28

Trumpet Moment 28

(1:52 | mp3)

Jul 18, 2011 - Trumpet covered heartbeat.

27

Trumpet Moment 27

(1:55 | mp3)

May 31, 2011 - Mellow thumpy trumpet stuff.

26

Trumpet Moment 26

(2:51 | mp3)

Apr 30, 2011 - After a cordial introduction with the piano, the brass section fills the conversation with chords.  With special guest Gary Langol on trombone.

25

Trumpet Moment 25

(2:04 | mp3)

Mar 31, 2011 - A motoring guitar, a poppy backbeat and a couple of trumpets walk into a bar...

24

Trumpet Moment 24

(1:14 | mp3)

Feb 28, 2011 - Simple and sweet nothings between the trumpet and acoustic guitar. Special thanks to Catherine McRae, Todd Griffin and Joe Silovsky for their technical support!

23

Trumpet Moment 23

(2:04 | mp3)

Jan 30, 2011 - Tremolo guitar and the trumpet lend support to a friend. With special guest Johanna Steinberg on piano.

22

Trumpet Moment 22

(1:30 | mp3)

Dec 29, 2010 - Weaving through boardwalk traffic on a scooter. With special guest and Vitamin-D alum Patrick Matera on bass and electric guitar.

21

Trumpet Moment 21

(2:47 | mp3)

Nov 30, 2010 - Slow ocean trumpet wash. (A remix of a previous Trumpet Moment mostly using an experimental program called PaulStretch.)

20

Trumpet Moment 20

(1:28 | mp3)

Oct 31, 2010 - Building trumpet robots.

19

Trumpet Moment 19

(1:46 | mp3)

Sep 30, 2010 - The trumpet and band tell of an agile accomplishment.

18

Trumpet Moment 18

(1:56 | mp3)

Aug 20, 2010 - The trumpet shares a dear memory.

17

Trumpet Moment 17

(1:10 | mp3)

Jul 22, 2010 - Morning time trumpet dots. Special guest appearance by Pete Galub on classical guitar.

16

Trumpet Moment 16

(1:41 | mp3)

May 26, 2010 - Sweeping trumpet graffiti on a wall of guitar.

15

Trumpet Moment 15

(1:58 | mp3)

Oct 19, 2009 - A triumphant stroll.

14

Trumpet Moment 14

(2:30 | mp3)

Aug 30, 2009 - Rainy day trumpet.

13

Trumpet Moment 13

(2:14 | mp3)

Jul 26, 2009 - Delayed improvisational trumpet with light touch of a bell.

12

Trumpet Moment 12

(2:04 | mp3)

Jun 16, 2009 - A slow tremolo mellow march.

11

Trumpet Moment 11

(2:00 | mp3)

May 30, 2009 - Wobbly trumpets back up a bit of piano improvisation.

10

Trumpet Moment 10

(2:01 | mp3)

Apr 22, 2009 - Tremolo guitar, vibraphonette and trumpet to accompany you while you ponder.

9

Trumpet Moment 9

(1:13 | mp3)

Mar 25, 2009 - It's a small glimpse of the next Vitamin-D album featuring Greta Gertler on piano and Adam Gold on drums.

8

Trumpet Moment 8

(2:03 | mp3)

Feb 28, 2009 - The classical guitar and the trumpet have a heart-to-heart.

7

Trumpet Moment 7

(2:02 | mp3)

Jan 25, 2009 - With special guest Konrad Meissner on vibraphonette, this classical piece is in memory of our friend, Drew Glackin.

6

Trumpet Moment 6

(1:52 | mp3)

Dec 21, 2008 - This song is like getting ready. It's like getting set. It's like going to play in the snow.

5

Trumpet Moment 5

(1:25 | mp3)

Nov 23, 2008 - It's got a beat. It's got a trumpet. You can dance to it.

4

Trumpet Moment 4

(1:36 | mp3)

Oct 28, 2008 - A happy stroll.

3

Trumpet Moment 3

(2:03 | mp3)

Oct 05, 2008 - This piece walks along with a spacious scenery of snare, cello, trumpet and viola.

2

Trumpet Moment 2

(2:28 | mp3)

Sep 16, 2008 - Anchored by looping trumpet, this is slow-motion summer in New York City.

1

Trumpet Moment 1

(2:04 | mp3)

Aug 31, 2008 - The first episode presents a piano and trumpet piece with its roots in classical music.