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Technique Books in the Allen Library (selections)
48 Etudes for French Horn by
Call Number: MT425 R46 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 1992
Perhaps the single hardest etude book for French horn. The first 24 studies go through all the different intervals from 1/2 step to octave in both legato and staccato.
The Art of French Horn Playing by
Call Number: MT420 F22 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 1995
The standard horn technique book by Philip Farkas, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Music at Indiana University.
Good Vibrations by
Call Number: MT418 G37 G66 2016 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 2016
Comprehensively addresses areas of muiscianship and technique for trumpet, horn, trombone, euphonium and tuba.
Horn Playing from the Inside Out by
Call Number: MT420 E68 2016 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 2012
Scientifically deconstructs brass playing and presents specific methods to improve technique, musicianship, and more. Includes warm-ups, exercises, and instructions on mastering orchestral excerpts.
Browse the Shelves
There are many more technique books available in the library! Use these call numbers to find more:
||Wind technique (general)
||Brass technique (general)
||Horn technique (general)
||Horn orchestral studies
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