Horn Day

Saturday, April 12, 2025

Check back for more info on Horn Day 2025 soon! Info from Horn Day 2024 provided below for reference. 

Faculty artist Maddy Tarantelli and the UNI Horn Studio are excited to host Denise Tryon for the annual UNI Horn Day. Professor Tryon is Associate Professor of Horn at Indiana University and a member of the American Horn Quartet. Open to anyone and everyone, UNI Horn Day will involve a group warm-up, masterclass, recital and more! For questions, contact madeline.tarantelli@uni.edu

See below for schedule and guest artist details.


  • 8:30 a.m. - Registration
  • 9:00 a.m. - Group Warm-up: DT Routine
  • Open (time to visit with vendors or take a break)
  • 10:45 a.m. - Master Class
  • 12:00 p.m. - Lunch, and time to visit vendors
  • 1:15 p.m. - DTs favorite topics and Q&A
  • 2:15 p.m. - Horn Choir Reading
  • Open (time to visit with vendors or take a break)
  • 4:00 p.m. - Recital and Mass Horn Choir
  • 5:00 p.m. - Conclude 

Schedule is subject to change. 

Denise Tryon

About our Guest

Denise Tryon began as associate professor of music in horn at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in 2023. She was previously professor of horn at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music since 2018.

She joined the famed American Horn Quartet as fourth horn in 2019. Previously, she was fourth horn of the Philadelphia Orchestra and held positions with the Detroit, Baltimore, Columbus, and New World Symphonies. She also served as horn professor at the Peabody Institute from 2007 to 2019.