Episode of Series “We Make Music”.
Ifor James explains the complexities of the modern double horn and its use in the modern symphony orchestra. The part played by the horn in chamber music is also illustrated and tribute paid to Dennis Brain, who is heard playing an excerpt from the Beethoven Horn Sonata.
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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)