The Art of French Horn Playing (Google eBook)

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Alfred Music Publishing, 1956 - Horn (Musical instrument) - 95 pages
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User Review  - Bethany - Goodreads

I didn't actually finish it. I'm not actively playing right now, and I won't be for a while, so it wasn't holding my interest as much as it would if I had it among my normal warmup and practice ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stacey - Goodreads

When I read this I can hear Mr. Farkas speak, and it reminds me of my teachers' stories of him as an instructor during their college years. He was the first to write all of this down, and every one ... Read full review

Contents

Choosing the Mouthpiece and Horn
4
Care and Maintenance of the Horn
8
Playing Position and Use of the Right Hand
11
Fingering and Tuning
14
Embouchure
19
Correct Breathing
27
Practice
30
Legato and Legato Tonguing
46
Range
57
Endurance
62
Dynamic Range
64
Mouthpiece Pressure
65
Accuracy
67
Transposition
70
Lip Trills
75
Muting and Stopping the Horn
78

Tonguing
49
Staccato
50
Tone Quality
52
Musical Phrasing
54
Miscellaneous Tips and Aids
82
Selected Etudes
85
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