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Orchestral Excerpts | William VerMeulen, French Horn
Bt movie not in use Smoothness is the issue 00h:01m:13s
Bt movie not in use Use thumb 1 and 3 to smooth out descending Cs. 00h:01m:44s
Bt movie not in use Stay on B-flat horn in ms. 3-4 00h:02m:08s
Bt movie not in use Ms. 5 on F horn, then switch to B-flat 00h:02m:17s
Bt movie not in use Think "up" for the low pedal F so it isn't flat 00h:03m:15s
Bt movie not in use Do not stylize the sixteenth notes 00h:03m:45s
Bt movie not in use Tempo of this iteration of the theme (Wieder etwas bewegter) 00h:04m:26s
Bt movie not in use Matthew plays the entire excerpt 00h:05m:23s

William VerMeulen, Principal Horn of the Houston Symphony, works with Matthew Eckenhoff on the low horn tutti in the 3rd movement of Mahler's Symphony No. 1.

Gustav Mahler


French Horn

Recorded Date: 27-02-2013

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William VerMeulen
French Horn

William VerMeulen has been Principal Horn of the Houston Symphony since 1990. In addition, he has performed as guest Principal Horn of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Cincinnati Symphony, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and St. Paul Chamber Orchestra. He previously played with the orchestras of Chicago, Columbus, Honolulu, and Kansas City. Mr. VerMeulen maintains a busy schedule as a soloist and chamber musician with recent engagements in New York, Spain, Israel, Poland, Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Ohio, Idaho, Orcas Island, Virginia, Washington, and Texas. Mr. VerMeulen has participated as a performer and on faculty with numerous music festivals and chamber music presenters including: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Aspen, Music@Menlo , DaCamera and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Mr. VerMeulen is Professor of Horn at the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University. Mr. VerMeulen received his training from Dale Clevenger at Northwestern University and at the Interlochen Arts Academy and performs on horns, handcrafted and custom made by Keith Berg of Canada and Engelbert Schmid of Germany. He is Founder and President of VerMeulen Music, L.L.C., which offers music and products for horn players worldwide.