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Accuracy

Playing accurately on the French horn.

Last year a topic touched upon in an article was that of “clicks” and valve changes. In that time frame, I started taking some...

In a very recent Horn People discussion there was a topic posted related to triple horns, more specifically to the question of if the...

There are a number of tuners out there that go beyond the old basic Korg tuner that has been so standard for years. Students...

When I was first contacted by the developer of the Quality Tones app I was honestly a bit unsure what it was. Quality tones?...

In the Horn Matters inbox this past week was this brief question: Hi! I'm performing these two pieces for a  exam next week. Any final artistic or...

Two more new publications have arrived, designed to help build intonation and technique and available through Horn Notes Edition. Great technique is a must. Toward the...

This week a legendary figure in the horn/music world passed away, Gunther Schuller. His name has come up in Horn Matters quite a few...

Recently I had a realization that so far as I can tell I don’t recall seeing a warm-up routine described in any horn publication...

Continuing this brief series on the F horn and the 19th century, spending close to two months mostly playing the F horn on period solo...

Regular readers of Horn Matters know that Bruce Hembd and I both count Verne Reynolds among our former teachers. In an prior article I...