"What a marvelous book!  I wish I could have read it when I was in school!  It will be a required textbook for all my trumpet students."

Dr. James Buckner, Professor of Trumpet

Henderson State University

"Chris Roberts has written a book full of great common sense approaches to success in the music performance business. ... I highly recommend this book to any musician who wants to not only achieve goals regarding auditions, but who wants to be a more successful performer."

Mike Vax, Yamaha International Performing Artist & Former lead and solo trumpet - The Stan Kenton Orchestra

"Since I have been using this book, we have had more kids make all district band than ever.  ...I feel every music student should have this book."

Kelley Taylor, Director of Bands, Brandenburg Middle School, Garland, Texas