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Mouthpieces

French horn mouthpieces - information on rims, cups, shanks, makes and models.

Some horn players are very averse to change, but changes have to be made! One exciting type of change is getting a new horn...

Concluding for now the summer series of video podcasts are the topics of testing horns and mouthpieces and developing a new line of mouthpieces with...

Triple horns and mouthpieces are the topics of two conversations with Gabriel Kovach, Principal Horn of the Phoenix Symphony. Lots of people dream of...

Until pretty recently virtually all French horn mouthpieces were made of brass (plated with a layer of silver or gold -- with a very...

Received recently was a message with questions on my CD project that I mentioned in the summer/fall. It is coming! The articles on this...

Equipment is a topic that has come up quite a few times in Horn Matters. Still though, I can be as excited as the next...

To kick off a series of short reviews this summer, first up is the Kelly 6V mellophone mouthpiece in lexan plastic. A few years...

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...

I have seen the following meme go around Facebook several times: As a horn teacher I have to say this meme, while it sounds like...

Many years ago, at the home of Philip Farkas, I held in my hands a copy of the mouthpiece of Dennis Brain. Farkas was...