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Take a look at our upcoming events

The British Horn Society is proud to host and curate several events per year. Take a look at the details of our upcoming events below. If you are a member and looking to promote your event, get in touch with us at

London premiere of Gavin Higgins Horn Concerto

By Richard Steggall | January 21, 2024

Ticket offer We would like to let you know about an upcoming ticket offer on 7th February 7.30pm at Cadogan Hall, London. Ben Goldscheider joins the London Chamber Orchestra to perform the London premiere of a new horn concerto by Gavin Higgins, a former horn player himself who has won a string of awards for his Concerto…

2024 Scottish Horn Day – Sunday 28th Jan at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

By Richard Steggall | December 20, 2023

2024 Scottish Horn Day Join us for a day of recitals, workshops and masterclasses with historical horn exponent and internationally renowned soloist Anneke Scott, the Rookh Horn Quartet and the horn sections of Scotland’s professional orchestras. Plus directed ensembles for all players, with leading Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Scottish players and tutors, improvisation and pedagogy…

2023 British Horn Festival – Royal Academy of Music, Sunday 12th November

By Richard Steggall | July 11, 2023

2023 British Horn Festival – Royal Academy of Music, Sunday 12th November Lead artists: Radek Baborák and Ben Goldscheider Draft programme: Doors open at 10:00  Registration 10.15-11:00 Warm-up sessions 10:30-11:00 11:00-12:30 “Side-by-side” for under 18s with RAM professors 11:00-12:00 Horn ensembles/Osteo consultations/Exhibitors  12:00-13:00 Horn ensembles/Osteo consultations/Pedagogy discussion/Exhibitors 13.15-14:15 Radek Baborák and Ben Goldscheider recital  Robert…

Bromley Horn Day – Sunday 24th September 2023

By Richard Steggall | July 11, 2023

SUNDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 2023 BROMLEY HORN DAYHosted by BYMT in association with the British Horn Society.The Bromley Horn day is open to all ages and levels of horn players from Grade 1 and up. Featuring guest artist Annemarie Federle, Principal Horn, London Philharmonic Orchestra, and lead tutor Richard Steggall   The timetable for the day*:1pm…

Philharmonia play Schumann’s Konzertstück – Thursday 30th March 2023

By Richard Steggall | March 14, 2023

On Thursday 30 March at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall, led by Principal Conductor Santtu-Matias Rouvali, the Philharmonia’s renowned horn section takes the spotlight in Schumann’s Konzertstück for four horns. Framing the Konzertstück is Brahms’s Academic Festival Overture and Sibelius’s Symphony No. 5. You can find out more about the concert here: We are…

Fell – a world premiere for a cappella choir and natural horn – Sunday 12th February 2023

By Richard Steggall | February 1, 2023

FELL – a world premiere for a cappella choir and natural horn Musicians Martin Lawrence, David Lancaster and Chris Bartram first met up together in the early 1980s at York University’s prestigious music department. As they were all brass players (Martin played the French horn, David and Chris were trumpeters) they ended up playing together a lot and forging long-lasting friendships. The following years saw them all…

British Horn Festival 2022

By Richard Steggall | September 16, 2022

We are pleased to announce that tickets for the 2022 British Horn Festival on Sunday 13th November in Birmingham are now on sale. As it’s our first live Festival in three years, tickets are priced at £5 for BHS members. Grab yours now to avoid disappointment! Concerts, Workshops, Masterclasses, Ensemble playing, Trade stands and much,…

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Online workshop: Sunday 2nd October 5-6pm “Audition Preparation” with Beth Randell

By Richard Steggall | September 16, 2022

About this event In the run up to NYO and Conservatoire auditions Beth Randell will be looking at audition preparation both for students and teachers. This event is free but you must book your place here: Beth Randell has been a member of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe (COE) since 1993 and has participated…

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Sunday 9th October – Wells Horn Day

By Richard Steggall | September 16, 2022

Sunday 13th November – British Horn Society Festival 2022

By Richard Steggall | July 14, 2022

We are pleased to announce the 2022 BHS Festival will take place on Sunday 13th November at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Artists and further details to follow…

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