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Jeff Nelsen, hornist with the Canadian Brass and horn professor at Indiana University, presented a master class in January at Illinois State University with students Elizabeth Jones, Joshua Wagner, Allison Bellot, Megan Starrett, and Nancy O'Neill.

Jeff Nelsen, hornist with the Canadian Brass and horn professor at Indiana University, presented a master class in January at Illinois State University with students Elizabeth Jones, Joshua Wagner, Allison Bellot, Megan Starrett, and Nancy O'Neill. Nelsen coached students on "Fearless Performance," underscored the importance of a very open right hand in the bell, and elbow position. The Canadian Brass presented a concert and master class stressing the importance of having a clear musical intent. The Illinois State Horn Choir performed a concert in February featuring Tchesnekov/Doughty Salvation is Created, Mancini/Meyer Moon River, Weill/Meyer My Ship, and Zawinul/Meyer Birdland.

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Title Annotation:Member News
Author:Johnson, Heather
Publication:The Horn Call
Article Type:Brief article
Geographic Code:1U3IL
Date:May 1, 2010
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