The Early Horn

The Mozarts—father Leopold and son Wolfgang Amadeus—bookend a virtuosic recital from Ursula Paludan Monberg, who traces the development of the natural horn as a solo instrument throughout the eighteenth century.

CDA68289  78 minutes 19 seconds
‘Monberg is demonstrably a master of the instrument. Even with the later invention of valves, the horn remains notoriously difficult to play, so with just a mouthpiece and bell connected by several fe ...
‘A highly enjoyable performance on period instruments with hand-stopped natural horn played by Ursula Paludan Monberg, with members of Arcangelo directed by Jonathan Cohen. If you haven’t heard Monber ...