Small_nws_excemption3 Hand position and stopping

How-To | Colin Sutliff, French Horn
Bt_movie_not_in_use Suggestions for hand positions, variations 00h:00m:32s
Bt_movie_not_in_use An example of different positions from Brahms' 3rd Symphony, 3rd Movement 00h:01m:03s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Stopping, or completely covering the bell of the horn changes the tone color and character (more nasal, bright, and abrasive); used more in the music of Mahler and French music 00h:02m:53s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Demonstration from Mahler's 1st Symphony, 1st movement 00h:03m:23s


New World Symphony french horn fellow Colin Sutliff demonstrates hand position and stopping

Instruments:
French Horn



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Colin Sutliff
French Horn

Colin Sutliff was most recently a Horn Fellow with the New World Symphony. Mr. Sutliff is originally for Syracuse, New York. He received a Bachelor of Music from the University of Wisconsin-Maidson, where he studied with Douglas Hill.