French horn is renowned for its beautiful tone and is considered the more classically based of the brass instruments. Those with an interest in learning the French horn should be at least 10 years of age.
The development of embouchure breathing and sound are very important to form the basis of learning this instrument. Its sweet sound and comfortable range are a vital part of any band or orchestra.
The horn is the third-highest-sounding instrument in the brass family, below the trumpet and the cornet.
Students may prepare for exams once they are ready, and for those who wish to play for pure enjoyment, our recitals throughout the year will provide the opportunity to play in various ensembles and improve your solo style.