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Bulldog Horn Day

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Drake will host an all-day clinic for high school horn students.

The day's activities will include warm-ups and technique exercises, free time to try out new horns brought by Rieman Music, going to the half-time show at the Drake Bulldogs football game, and horn ensemble rehearsals culminating in the Bulldog Horn Day Concert.  Lunch is included Drake University Teaching Artist in Horn Guinevere McIntyre will lead the clinic.

9:30am – Registration/ Sign-In, Main Lobby Fine Arts Center

Warm-ups and Technique
Horn Ensemble Rehearsal

Noon – Lunch at Hubbell Dining Hall (provided)

Horn Ensemble Rehearsal
Drake Marching Band Half-time Show

Tour of Drake Fine Arts Center, free time with Rieman Music horn display

4:30pm - Bulldog Horn Day Final Concert in Turner Jazz Center

Bulldog Horn Day and Soloist Competition is free and open to high school students, either enrolled in high school or home-schooled at the high school level.
The Final Concert is free and open to the public.

Activities of Bulldog Horn Day will take place at the Harmon Fine Arts Center, the Turner Jazz Center, Hubbell Dining Hall, and Drake Stadium, all located on the Drake University campus.


Bulldog Horn Day Registration Form
Pre-registration is encouraged to aid us in lunch planning, but not required.


Questions? Contact Guinevere McIntyre at

Directions to Harmon Fine Arts Center (2505 Carpenter Avenue)

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