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#11 Returning to Horn Playing

At BNHC, one of the most common question we get is: How does someone who played for 4 years in secondary school, never touch a horn since, get back into playing? 1) Advice number 1: Read A Devil to Play One of the most common advice given by the global audience is to read Jasper … Continue reading #11 Returning to Horn Playing

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#10 Wellness, practice, and how to actually improve — Horn Matters | A French Horn and Brass Site and Resource | John Ericson and Bruce Hembd

This semester our guest for our horn day was Richard Seraphinoff. One focus was on injury and wellness, and that is a topic I have a conversation with him on in Episode 33 of the Horn Notes Podcast (available on Spotify, iTunes, etc.). If the topics of brass playing and injuries are of interest at… via … Continue reading #10 Wellness, practice, and how to actually improve — Horn Matters | A French Horn and Brass Site and Resource | John Ericson and Bruce Hembd

#8 The role of music in sustaining resilient and healthy communities – A Nordic perspective

Based on The role of music in sustaining resilient and healthy communities research study published by the European Journal of Public Health, music engagement has a clear positive impact on health and life quality. The full article can be found here. Key messages: New studies identify music engagement as a health promoter, and results can be … Continue reading #8 The role of music in sustaining resilient and healthy communities – A Nordic perspective