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Horn soloist at Pops

At Pops we usually have a soloist from the orchestra, but it is seldom a brass player. This year, our principal horn Jeff Stewart performs the beautiful, but relatively obscure Nocturno for Horn and Strings by Franz Strauss. The gently virtuosic

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Music Director Notes: Horn Calls in April 2016

Richard Sebring, horn

It’s a great pleasure to be working again with French Horn soloist Richard Sebring, Concord native and Associate Principal Horn of the Boston Symphony. Richard requested that we perform Oliver Knussen’s HORN CONCERTO with him.

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A Highlight of Last Season

BSO hornist Gus Sebring played the 2nd Horn Concerto by Richard Strauss with us in March 2014. Strauss #2 is performed less often than than the Strauss #1 — it’s beautiful but quite difficult. Gus was brilliant and it was

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