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The Art of French Horn Playing

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Published by Alfred Publishing Company in USA .
Written in English.

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First Sentence

Horn playing being the difficult art that it is, the choosing of correct equipment is paramount.

Table of Contents

1. Choosing the Mouthpiece and Horn 4
2. Care and Maintenance of the Horn 8
3. Playing Position and Use of the Right Hand 11
4. Fingering and Tuning 14
5. Embouchure 19
6. Correct Breathing 27
7. Practice 30
8. Legato and Legato Tonguing 46
9. Tonguing 49
10. Staccato 50
11. Tone Quality 52
12. Musical Phrasing 54
13. Range 57
14. Endurance 62
15. Dynamic Range 64
16. Mouthpiece Pressure 65
17. Accuracy 67
18. Transposition 70
19. Lip Trills 75
20. Muting and Stopping the Horn 78
21. Miscellaneous Tips and Aids 82
22. Selected Etudes 85

Edition Notes

Copyright Date
1956

Classifications

Library of Congress
MT422 .F37

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
96
Dimensions
11.6 x 8.7 x 0.4 inches
Weight
9.9 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL8086310M
ISBN 10
0874870216
ISBN 13
9780874870213
LC Control Number
unk84131975
Library Thing
775703
Shelfari
2263406
Goodreads
431044
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