3 Duets for Solo Horn interviews – Part 2

Richard and Andrew horn interview In the sweltering summer of 2022, horn player Richard Wainwright asked composer Andrew Melvin to write a piece for his recital, programmed as part of the Octagon Music Society’s concert series in Watford. The piece, called 3 Duets for Solo Horn, was premièred in November after three months of creative…

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Annemarie Federle

Annemarie Federle – interview by Richard Steggall The Horn Player Vol 20 No. 1 Spring 2023 Click below to read the full interview Annemarie Federle interview    

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Ben Hulme

Ben Hulme

Ben Hulme – interview by Ed Lockwood The Horn Player Vol 20 No. 1 Spring 2023 Click below to read the full interview Ben Hulme Interview

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Philharmonia play Schumann’s Konzertstück – Thursday 30th March 2023

On Thursday 30 March at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall, led by Principal Conductor Santtu-Matias Rouvali, the Philharmonia’s renowned horn section takes the spotlight in Schumann’s Konzertstück for four horns. Framing the Konzertstück is Brahms’s Academic Festival Overture and Sibelius’s Symphony No. 5. You can find out more about the concert here: https://philharmonia.co.uk/whats-on/santu-conducts-brahms-schumann-sibelius/. We are…

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Fell – a world premiere for a cappella choir and natural horn – Sunday 12th February 2023

FELL – a world premiere for a cappella choir and natural horn Musicians Martin Lawrence, David Lancaster and Chris Bartram first met up together in the early 1980s at York University’s prestigious music department. As they were all brass players (Martin played the French horn, David and Chris were trumpeters) they ended up playing together a lot and forging long-lasting friendships. The following years saw them all…

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Southwell Music Festival by Robert Parker

North and South join with the East Midlands at the Southwell Music Festival by Robert Parker   This year the hugely successful Southwell Music Festival in the heart of Nottinghamshire returned for a full six days. The 2020 Festival had to be cancelled due to the lockdown and 2021 saw a partial return, with 2022…

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