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Franz Strauss
Franz Joseph Strauss (26 February 1822 – 31 May 1905) was a German musician. He was a composer, a virtuoso horn player and accomplished performer on the guitar, clarinet and viola. He was principal horn player of the Bavarian C...
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Gunther Schuller
Gunther Alexander Schuller (November 22, 1925 – June 21, 2015) was an American composer, conductor, horn player, author, historian and jazz musician.
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Louis François Dauprat
Louis François Dauprat (24 May 1781 in Paris – 16 July 1868 in Paris) was a French horn player, composer and music professor at the Conservatoire de Paris. He played and taught only natural horn, but was also very interested ...
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The Horn
The Horn Call (1971) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 58-60
... Jaenicke presents a humorous commentary on the history of horn playing and the challenges players encounter. ...
... Instructions and daily exercises are presented for horn players. ...
Forum
The Horn Call (1982) Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 60-62
... Horn players comment on their horn preferences. ...
... Ceccaroni gives a history of horn phrasing, chastizes many players' interpretive skills, and highlights his own skills. ...
... Twenty professional horn players speak about the appropriate technique and time for vibrato. ...
... A discography of 571 recordings with 120 horn players is presented. ...
... Reasons leading to overstrain and damage for horn players are considered. ...
... Advice is given to horn players on controlling rhythm, including in ritardandi and accelerandos. ...
... Effects and sounds commonly required of jazz horn players are explored. ...
... Highlights of the International Horn Players Seminar, held in St. Petersburg, Russia, September 7 ...
... Horn player Meir Rimon, who died in 1991, is remembered by other horn players. ...
The IHS and Its Progress
The Horn Call (1978) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 58-60
... The history of the International Horn Society (IHS) and its projects and works in uniting international horn players are discussed. ...
... The tendency for horn players to prefer the high register and ignore the capabilities and ... possibilites specialize in low horn are considered. Composers' trends of not writing for low horns also is explored. ...
... A humorous list of excuses that horn players can give when missing notes is presented. ...
... Tricks known by professional horn players are presented, including methods for mute amplification and pitch lowering. ...