AZ Corno Con
AZ CornoCon is a day devoted to the world’s greatest instrument…the French horn! College, high school, and middle school French horn students are invited to participate in person, at the University of Arizona Fred Fox School of Music on Saturday, October, 23! Everyone is invited to join in on the digital livestream. The day includes a guided group warm-up, provided pizza lunch, guest artist and host performance, masterclasses, horn choir rehearsal and final performance open to friends and family, outside on the Arts Courtyard just north of the school of music building! Students with morning or afternoon conflicts are encouraged to attend as their schedule allows. Please indicate conflicts in the notes section of the form below. Digital participants, please register as well!
Guest Artist Lanette López Compton is the Associate Professor of Horn at Oklahoma State University where she has been since 2005. She is presently a member of the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra and the Tulsa Opera Orchestra and has performed with groups in Texas, Arkansas, New Mexico, and Argentina. Lanette has performed on more than a dozen CD’s, including the critically acclaimed CD The Manne We Love: Gershwin Revisited featuring the Steve Houghton Quintet and the University of North Texas Two O’clock Lab Band. She has performed at the International Women’s Brass Conference, International Horn Symposium, Mid-South Horn Workshop, Texas Music Educators Association Convention, College Band Director’s National Association Convention, World Association of Symphonic Bands and Ensembles Convention, and the American Bandmasters Association Convention.
Lanette is the 2014 recipient of the Wise-Diggs-Berry Award for Teaching Excellence in the Arts. Graduates of Lanette’s studio have won professional orchestral positions throughout the United States including the Philadelphia Orchestra, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Santa Fe Symphony, New Mexico Philharmonic, Round Rock Symphony, Oklahoma City Philharmonic Orchestra and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Her “Drop the Beat” warm-up has been a popular and unique presentation at several regional and international horn conferences.
Registration is now LIVE, follow this link: https://forms.gle/wgQhZ7BzRAjt1iUB6
- Saturday, October 23 from 10:30am-4:30pm
- In-person at the University of Arizona Fred Fox School on Music AND digitally via Livestream