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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.)

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

The topic is published horn warmup routines and the guest is Dr. Alex Manners for two episodes of the Horn Notes Video Podcast. Alex recently...

Just out is a wonderful publication that will be of much interest to the horn community, Guide to the Solo Horn Repertoire by Linda...

The guest for two episodes of the Horn Notes Video Podcast is James Boldin. Horn professor at the University of Louisana at Monroe, the...

I won't be to the IHS event this summer and I am sure a lot of readers won't make it either. I have presented...

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

Now out in the Horn Notes Video Podcast series are a pair of interviews with Rose French. The first one is on her new and...

Back in 2013 I produced a series of three videos that were to launch an idea I had, HornMattersTV. Of those videos, the one...

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At The Business of Music, Rose French makes a strong argument for instrumentalists to consider a music education degree over a performance degree. What most...

Hacker finally stopped Over the course of a week, a notorious Turkish hacker decided to toy with the AZOOMA site I administer. The intrusion was...

In last Wednesday's article I presented a few tips on balancing horn practice with a full-time job. For myself, keeping my chops in good...

A question recently came in relating to “wolf” notes on the natural horn, but it also relates to valved horn as well. The question...

Checking the Arts Addict blog today I noted his recent post on the “Top Ten Ways That College Debt Screws Up Your Life, and How...

The Arnolfini Portrait dates from 1434. It was painted on an oak panel by Flemish artist Jan van Eyck and is also known as...

The mind of the horn player can be a complicated place, and one psychological principal in particular that has always held a fascination for...

Our first day of brass juries is today--the semester is nearly over. In relation to that I have been speaking with a number of...
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