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Horn-tastic TV Show Themes (IV)

Wild Wild West. In the height of the Cold War/James Bond era, there were numerous copy-cat movies and television shows that involved secret agents and...

Horns and Poetic Plums

A nice poem from the New Yorker. Thanks to Russ Smiley for pointing out a very nice poem at the New Yorker website. French Horn by...

Horn-tastic TV Themes Finale

From the golden age. A terrible science fiction movie starring Sylvester Stallone and Sandra Bullock a few years ago had one interesting premise. The main...

An Observation on Musicians

I stumbled on this short blog a while back and was intrigued by the author's comments. His precursory comments captured a view that many...

Horn-tastic TV Show Themes (III)

From the world of Star Trek. Science fiction and fantasy shows, and the French horn seem to go together like a hand in a glove....

Spirituality and the Talent Myth

While some artists and musicians might resist the idea that innate talent may be a myth, the growing evidence in scientific research is pointing...

When the Horn is Not Enough

The Boston Brass hornist. In baseball a "switch-hitter" is a player that can bat either right or left-handed. In the world of theater, the term...

Photograph: Study in contrast, I

A photograph, re-found in an office search recently, of the number 35 Lewis horn I used to own. The photo was used for a music...

Food for Thought, A Recipe For Success

Imagination + motivation = CREATIVITY. A recipe for success. Get fired up and get those creative juices going!

Rebranding a Dream

Not just for symphony orchestras & brands of soda. A recent article by Mitch York at MSPMentor.net presents a nice lesson for us on the...