Hermann Baumann

Horn player. Born 1 August 1934
Hermann Baumann
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1934-08-01
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Hermann Baumann

Hermann Baumann Biography (Wikipedia)

Hermann Baumann (born 1 August 1934) is a horn player, academic teacher and composer.

After starting his musical career as a singer and jazz drummer he switched to horn at the age of 17. He studied with Fritz Huth at the Hochschule für Musik Würzburg and then played principal horn in various orchestras for 12 years, including the Dortmunder Philharmoniker and the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra.

His career as a soloist started in 1964 when he won first prize in the prestigious ARD International Music Competition in Munich. Since then he has played on many solo and chamber albums, including "Virtuoso Horn", released in 1994. He has done pioneering work in Baroque music and also in the revival of performance on the natural horn of the classical period. In 1999, the Historic Brass Society honored him with the Christopher Monk Award for his lifelong contribution to music on old instruments.

Baumann taught at the Folkwang Hochschule in Essen for 30 years and at horn conventions around the world.

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Richard Strauss
Horn Concerto no. 2 in E flat major (3rd mvt)
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Horn Concerto no. 2 in E flat major (3rd mvt)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Horn Concerto No 3 in E flat major, K 447 (1st mvt)
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Horn Concerto No 3 in E flat major, K 447 (1st mvt)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Horn Concerto No.1 in D major, K.412
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Horn Concerto No.1 in D major, K.412
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K 417
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Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K 417
Joseph Haydn
Concerto for 2 horns and orchestra in E flat
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Concerto for 2 horns and orchestra in E flat
Carl Maria von Weber
Concertino for horn and orchestra in E minor Op. 45
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Concertino for horn and orchestra in E minor Op. 45
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K 417 (3rd mvt)
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Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K 417 (3rd mvt)
George Frideric Handel
Va tacito (Giulio Cesare)
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Va tacito (Giulio Cesare)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sinfonia Concertante in E flat major, K.297b
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Sinfonia Concertante in E flat major, K.297b
George Frideric Handel
Va tacito (from Giulio Cesare in Egitto, Act 1)
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Va tacito (from Giulio Cesare in Egitto, Act 1)
Leopold Mozart
Allegro from Sinfonia in G major 'Sinfonia da caccia' for 4 horns & strings
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Allegro from Sinfonia in G major 'Sinfonia da caccia' for 4 horns & strings
Johann Friedrich Fasch
Concerto in D major for 2 horns (Die Jagd) - 1st mvt Allegro
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Concerto in D major for 2 horns (Die Jagd) - 1st mvt Allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Quintet in E flat for piano and wind
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Quintet in E flat for piano and wind
Emmanuel Chabrier
Larghetto for horn and orchestra
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Larghetto for horn and orchestra
Johann Friedrich Fasch
Concerto in D for 2 horns - 'Allegro'
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Concerto in D for 2 horns - 'Allegro'
Iona Brown, Hermann Baumann, Leopold Mozart, Radovan Vlatković & Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Concerto in E flat major for 2 horns and orchestra
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Concerto in E flat major for 2 horns and orchestra

Concerto in E flat major for 2 horns and orchestra

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Iona Brown, Hermann Baumann, Leopold Mozart, Radovan Vlatković & Academy of St Martin in the Fields
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