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Chamber Music

Chamber Music for Horn

(see also brass quintet, woodwind quintet, and horn ensemble)

Organizations

ACMPthe Chamber Music Network, a non-profit organization that facilitates informal music-making by people of all ages and levels. Links, bulletin board, workshops, publications and downloads, sheet music, recordings, classical music sites, reference sites, instruments, magazines, organizations, member links, miscellaneous.

Chamber Music America – major chamber music organization; heavy on strings & piano. Check out their downloadable pdf file of Festivals, Schools & Workshops for 2009

Chamber Musician Today – “An online community for music makers and enthusiasts”

Chamber Music Works

Beethoven Sextet Op. 81b – discussion at Hornplayer.net

Brahms Horn TrioBrahms’ Horn Trio (background and analysis for performers) – Joshua Garrett’s thesis; Horn Trio (Wikipedia article), NPR story (incl. recordings; John Zirbel, horn). The Brahms Institute offers online a digitized version of the original imprint.

Music for Horn, Clarinet and Piano – repertoire list

Music for Horn, Trumpet and Trombone – repertoire list

Music for Horn, Violin and Piano – repertoire list

Piero’s Scaruffi’s History of Avantgarde Music – Post-chamber music

Schubert Octet – online score

Dissertations

Ulmer, Marissa L., “A Bibliography of Twentieth and Twenty-first Century Chamber Works for Voice, Horn, and Piano with Selected Annotations, DMA West Virginia University, 2006, 98 p. Thesis: free download.

Burroughs, Mary.  “An Annotated Bibliography of the Works for Horn, Voice and Piano from 1830-1850 with an Analysis of Selected Works from 1830-1986.”  D.M.A. diss., University of Illinois, 1990. UMI# 90-26150.

Sheet Music Sources of Chamber Music for Horn (aside from BQ, WW, Hn Ens)

Robert Ostermeyer MusikeditionHorn & Guitar, Horn & Harp, Horn & 1 Other (fl, bsn), Trio (Horn + 2 Other), Horn, Voice & Piano, [Wood]Wind Quartet, Mixed Quartet, Mixed Quintet, Mixed Sextet, 7 & more

Mutopia – free sheet music – Brahms Horn Trio (B.Trio is also here).

IMSLPditto

Sheetor.comditto

Trillenium Music Co. – Interesting selection of original and arranged chamber music.

Articles

How to Play Chamber Music (humor)

Chamber Music: Filling the Hornist’s Toolbox by John-Morgan Bush

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