hit counter

Home Page

Horn Matters is an Open Educational Resource co-founded by John Ericson and Bruce Hembd. The mission of Horn Matters isto encourage, inspire, inform, and challenge horn players, and; to promote the best musical instrument ever, the French horn. (More.)

SiegfriedCallAdTop2 Home Page
- - Please visit: Siegfried's Call - -

Most Recent Articles

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

A number of items have come in for review, and to start catching up on that today we have two 2013 products of interest. First...

Over the past several months I have posted a series of articles about the production of a new brass trio CD, as I think...

One of my strong interests is the history of horn pedagogy, and over the years I have accumulated quite a number of interesting horn...
pdf banner ad Home Page- - Please visit: PDF Library - -

Random Articles

At various times I have been asked about talking in rehearsals. While when I was on the faculty at Brevard we were encouraged to...

The topic of Episode 94 of The Mellocast is the Mouthpiece Wheel of Doom. It is a term jazz hornist Mark Taylor uses relating...

I know from the blog stats that people are looking for fingering charts for the horn. Typically horn fingering charts are somewhat confusing as they...

A question that comes up quite often is that of the "tutti" parts in some editions of Mozart horn concertos. As in, what is...
UHM Home Page
- - Please visit: University of Horn Matters - -

Trending Topics

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...

Monday next week (10/27/2014) will bring a "first" for me, in that the recital I am presenting jointly with Douglas Yeo will be streamed live....

Many brass players have been introduced over the years to the brass teaching of Carmine Caruso (1904-1987). He was a saxophone player but earned a...