Music for Horn
During the past few years, I have composed over an hour of
music for horn.
I recently recorded several of these pieces (along with pianist Charlie
Magnone and hornist Zachary Morgan).
copies of all pieces (except "Are They Ill-Tempered?") are available as
well, though PDFs are recommended and are much cheaper.
hard copies include shipping to the continental United States.
you are outside the continental US, please order PDFs.
Buy PDFs of all recent
Six Miniatures / 20 Advanced Two-Page Horn Duets / Carnival of Venice
Four Romantic Songs
/ Catfish Louie / Are They
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with demonstrations of several techniques used in these compositions:
Miniatures for Horn and Piano
A series of short concert openers, closers, and light/virtuosic pieces
Listen to a sample of "Six Miniatures"
Advanced Two-Page Horn Duets
A set of challenging duets with no page turns required
Composed in various contemporary styles, they take the traditions and
quirks of the horn into account.
Listen to a sample of "20 Advanced Two-Page Horn Duets"
Buy "20 Advanced Two-Page Horn Duets"
Carnival of Venice
A horn-specific version of the traditional cornet solo, this
challenging piece includes virtuosic technical passages,
playing, and all kinds of tricks and extended techniques.
Listen to "The Carnival of Venice"
Buy "The Carnival of