Dennis Brain (1921 – 1957) was a very distinguished British horn player and was largely responsible for popularizing the horn as a solo classical instrument with the public. He made what many consider the definitive recordings of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's horn concerti.
A Family Tradition
Dennis Brain was born in London into a family already well known for producing fine horn players.
His grandfather, Alfred Edwin Brain sr. (1860-02-04 - 1925-10-25), was considered one of the top horn soloists of his time… read more
|1||Concerto for Flute and Harp in C Major, K. 299: II. Andantino||1 listener|
|2||Siegfried's Horn Call (2008 Digital Remaster)||1 listener|
|3||Concerto For Hose-Pipe and Strings||1 listener|
|4||Concerto No. 1 in D Major, K. 412: II. Rondo (Allegro)||1 listener|
|5||Horn Concerto No. 2 in E-Flat Major, K. 417: II. Andante||1 listener|
|6||Horn Concerto No. 2 in E-Flat Major, K. 417: I. Allegro maestoso||1 listener|
|7||Horn Concerto No. 2 in E-Flat Major, K. 417: III. Rondo||1 listener|
|8||Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-Flat Major, K. 447: I. Allegro moderato||1 listener|