How to Clean an English Horn Bocal?

Answer Larger, and lower, in pitch as compared to the oboe, the English horn produces a beautiful, if slightly unusual sound. Structurally, an English horn consists -- from bottom to top -- of a bell, a ... Read More »

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How to Transpose an English Horn to an Oboe?

The oboe and English horn are similar yet still have their differences. Both are similarly shaped, but differ in length; and both use double reeds, but differ in sound. They truly distinguish thems... Read More »

How to Clean a French Horn?

The French Horn is a beautiful instrument, but like any other instrument it will get dirty, there are a few ways to go about cleaning it.

How to Clean Spit out of a French Horn?

If you're playing the french horn and hear a weird crackling sound, theres probably nothing wrong with your instrument, just a little spit trapped inside the instrument. But don't be worried, its a... Read More »

How to Clean a French Horn Mouthpiece?

Your mouthpiece could arguably be called the most important part of your horn. This is where the sound begins, and this is how your tone is created. If your mouthpiece is dirty, it can create quite... Read More »