Duel is a flashy, high-energy battle for two advanced horn players. If you can both rip high C and you aren’t afraid of some challenging rhythms and quick articulations, this piece is perfect for you.
Duration: 4 minutes 30 seconds
(midi demo only)
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Where is a short setting of a poem about death by Heinrich Heine. In it, the speaker considers where he might be buried after his own death, and how unimportant the resting place of your body seems to be, as your spirit will be with God. Duration: 2 minutes (midi demo only) Back to voice music
This short piece is deeply pensive and introspective. It depicts someone sitting alone at the shore of a lake on a cool summer night, staring at the water and thinking. All has the appearance of quiet and calm, but the mind is alight with memory. He thinks of mistakes he has made, opportunities he passed up, and imagines a thousand…
As a classically-trained horn player, I spent a lot of time studying Mozart’s four Horn Concertos (my favorite is the second). They are standards for the instrument and provide lots of opportunity for developing essential horn techniques. This piece is my attempt to impersonate the style and form of a Mozart horn exposition. I expect you could substitute this piece…