Gunther Schuller
The truly gifted composer, conductor, arranger, performer and friend, at work creating the Birth of the Cool Suite for Joe Lovano's Blue Note CD, Streams of ...
Jeff Nelsen
Jeff Nelsen (born December 11, 1969) is a Canadian French horn player and is Professor of Horn at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. He has performed in the Winnipeg ...
Jason et Médée
Jason et Médée (Jason and Medea) is a ballet d'action choreographed by Jean-Georges Noverre to music by Jean-Joseph Rodolphe. The ballet was first staged in the Stuttgart Opera House on Friday, 11 Fe...
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Giovanni Punto
Giovanni Punto (born Jan Václav Stich) (September 28, 1746 in Žehušice, Bohemia – February 16, 1803 in Prague, Bohemia) was a Czech horn player (more correctly, he played the cor basse) and a pioneer...
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Martin Owen
Martin Owen (born 22 September 1973) is a British horn player. After studying at the Royal Academy of Music, he became Principal horn of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra between 1998 and 2008. Since 2...
James Thatcher
James Thatcher began his professional career at age 16 when he played and studied in Mexico City with his uncle, Gerald Thatcher, former principal hornist with the National Symphony of Mexico. Subsequ...
International Horn Society
The International Horn Society (IHS) is the primary international organization dedicated to players of the horn. It was founded in June 1970.It holds a symposium each year and publishes a journal, The...
Heinrich Stölzel
Heinrich David Stölzel (7 September 1777 – 16 February 1844) was a German horn player who developed some of the first valves for brass instruments. He developed the first valve for a brass inst...
Richard Todd (horn player)
Richard Todd is a film, jazz, pop/rock and European classical horn (French horn) player working in Hollywood, CA and Miami, Florida. Todd has recorded on over 1,000 motion picture soundtracks, appeare...
Jean-Joseph Rodolphe
Jean-Joseph Rodolphe (Strasbourg, 14 October 1730 – Paris 12 August 1812) was an Alsatian horn player, violinist and composer.A pupil of Jean-Marie Leclair in Paris, he travelled to Parma in 1754, to ...
List of horn players
This list of horn players includes notable horn (French horn) players.
Gunther Schuller
Gunther Schuller (born November 22, 1925 in New York City) is an American composer, conductor, horn player, author, historian, and jazz musician.
The son of a violinist with the New York Philharmo...
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Horn in jazz
While the horn (also known as the French Horn) is primarily used in classical music literature, in the mid-20th century the horn broke into the jazz world. While the instrument remains relatively rare...
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Lorenzo Sansone
Lorenzo Sansone (1881–1975) was a horn player, a member of major North American symphony orchestras, an editor of horn music, an author of instructional methods, an educator, and a horn manufact...
Alfred Edwin Brain Jr.
Alfred Edwin Brain Jr. (born London, 24 October 1885; died Los Angeles, 29 March 1966) was an English player of the French horn. He came from a family which included many famous horn players, includi...
Charles Farncombe
Charles Frederick Farncombe (29 July 1919 – 30 June 2006) was an English conductor.For London audiences, the conductor Charles Farncombe was primarily associated with the productions of the Handel Ope...
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Joseph Meifred
Joseph Meifred (1791–1867) was a hornist, a pedagogue, and a horn designer. He studied at the Paris Conservatory with Louis-François Dauprat and won the first prize in horn performance in 1818. He lat...
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