This is the site of Denver Dill, a trumpet player who overcame orbicularis oris injury, surgery, rehabilitation, and is still performing today as a professional. Denver performs all throughout the New York Metropolitan and Hudson Valley areas with the most prestigious ensembles.
Denver wrote Still Playing and developed this website in response to the staggering number of e-mails and phone calls he receives from brass players around the world who seek advice for their embouchure injuries and also to discuss his experiences with embouchure injury, surgery and rehabilitation. This story shares the emotional upheaval he encountered and the ultimate that resulted.
Still Playing recountes a unique story that is intended to inform, empower, motivate and inspire musicians everywhere.