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Bruce Hembd

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BRUCE HEMBD is a web developer by day who plays French horn professionally at night. » Articles by Bruce Hembd » Bio » Contact

A recent discussion on the Facebook Horn People discussion group brings up the topic of living composers and how they write for the French...

Click on any image to enlarge.                                                                                             More Memes, Say You? If you enjoyed these, you might browse the entire Photoshop & Memes category and look around. Below are...

It it that time of year here in America, when families typically get together during a holiday from work to share food and stories...

Private music lessons are a time-honored tradition for learning how to play an instrument. The experience is really hard to beat in terms of hands-on, focused...

Noise pollution A new study indicates that French horn players are in danger of developing noise-induced hearing loss. This risk for horn players is reported as the...

Regular visitors may have noticed some changes here at Horn Matters. The overall look-and-feel of the site has changed significantly over the past few...

Prepping for the holiday I found some decorative antlers and decided to make a statement for the holidays. Learned helplessness According to Dr. Martin Seligman, being repeatedly...

Going Dutch Over the past month, I have been involved in a production of Wagner's The Flying Dutchman. The staging was a bit unusual in that the...

Last week I took a road trip to New Mexico in order to take care of some business, and also to get some work...

Rather than break the pattern of past history, I decided instead to resume the "Random" series back to the semi-traditional day of Monday. Here is...