Horn Studio

Live from Hochstein 2015: Holiday Music for Horns!

December 1, 2015

The Eastman Horn Choir is performing a program of Holiday Music for Horns on Wednesday, December 2 on Live from Hochstein, the longest running live radio broadcast concert series in Western New York. If you live in the Rochester area you can listen on Classical 91.5 FM or come down to the Hochstein Performance Hall located at 50 […]


Eastman Horn Choir Kicks Off the Holidays on November 22

November 18, 2015

On Sunday, November 22 in Kilbourn Hall, the Eastman Horn Choir kicks off the winter season with a Cornucopia of Holiday Favorites! The program includes traditional sacred and secular works to celebrate the season for horn choir and small ensembles and features special guest artists George Hamlin, IV (narrator) along with ESM horn alumni Maura McCune Corvington […]


William VerMeulen Residency at ESM

November 2, 2015

William VerMeulen, Principal Horn of the Houston Symphony and Professor of Horn at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, will conduct three residencies at the Eastman School of Music during the 2015-2016 academic year. The first of these residencies took place during October in which Professor VerMeulen held master classes and lectures for the ESM […]


Eastman Horns at IHS 2015 and How We Spent Our Summer Vacation

September 29, 2015

One of the highlights of this summer for many Eastman School of Music horn students and alumni was the International Horn Society Symposium. Professor of Horn Peter Kurau (BM ’74) and Assistant Professor of English Lyric Diction Pamela Kurau (DMA ’91) hosted a gathering on August 6 of Eastman Horn alumni and future horn alumni […]


Thank you, Mr. Williams!

May 18, 2015

A big thank you to Eastman horn alumnus Horace Robert Williams [MM ’57] for his generous gifts to the ESM Horn Studio, which include a Seraphinoff natural horn, an Alexander triple horn, a Vienna horn, a Kruspe double horn, a didgeridoo, a Tibetan horn, numerous books, mouthpieces, and a copy of his wife’s thesis on the Vienna horn. We were […]