Parisian born composer, Roger Boutry (b. 1932) proves with his Trumpeldor for Trumpet and Piano, his ability as a virtuoso musician.
Boutry won many prizes during his time at the Paris Conservatoire, as well as for his professional work. He has over 100 published works in which he successfully unites diverse modern and traditional trends. He was named Personality of the Year in 1989 for all of his artistic activities. Trumpeldor is highly rhythmic and syncopated, exploiting tonality and Trumpet technique to their full potential. The entire work is riveting for performers and audiences alike. Boutry's Trumpeldor for Trumpet and Piano accompaniment is an essential, varied addition to the advanced saxophonist's repertoire.