This is the first ever method that teaches you how to play in a rock band. Learn what all the great musicians seem to know intuitively - how to listen, interact and respond, improvise, and become part of the groove. The book and play-along CD will help improve your timing, technique and reading ability. Become the great player that everyone wants to have in their band. Lessons throughout this book guide you through technique that is specific to playing the trumpet in a contemporary ensemble.