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Thoughts on Choosing a School for Advanced Horn Study

The topic of choosing a school for horn study is a large topic. Any talented horn player will find themselves with several good choices...

The Double Major, Music Education and Performance

One question that comes up pretty frequently is the topic of being a double major in college, especially the topic of being a double...

The “Best Schools for Horn Study” Article

The question always comes up about what are the best schools for horn study. I have taken a stab at answering this question a...

Are Highly-Rated Horn Professors Overrated?

A few days ago I saw a link to an interesting article with the title "Study: highly-rated professors are. . . overrated." The article...

Choosing the Right School

It is that time of year again; people are looking for schools for horn study. Last spring I had a specific question come in...

Want a Horn Scholarship Someday? Think about Good Grades

Following up on my post earlier this year about grades in music theory classes if you are thinking graduate study of the horn, we...

My Junior and Senior Recitals

A pair of tapes I was anxious to hear as part of my ongoing cassette tape conversion project were the tapes of my junior...

The Transition to College Level Study

This is an article from the original Horn Notes Blog, first posted on 10/10/06. I was looking recently in the website of my ASU oboe...

What [Type of] School is Best for Horn Study?

This article was first posted on the original HTML Horn Notes Blog way back on 11/1/04. It is timely again--today was the last day...

Juries as Solo Performances

Every accredited music school is required by NASM to have performance exams of some sort, and brass juries start for us at ASU on...