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Welcome to the UMKC Conservatory Horn Studio!

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Martin Hackleman

Martin Hackleman

Artist in Residence and Associate Teaching Professor of Horn Martin Hackleman joined the faculty of the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance as artist in residence and associate teaching professor of horn in fall 2012. Hackleman began playing the horn at age 16, studying with Caesar LaMonaca in Houston. Other teachers have included Barry Tuckwell and Roland Berger (Vienna Philharmonic). He studied at the University of Houston and at age 19 he won the principal horn chair in the Calgary Philharmonic, where he played for two seasons. He then joined the Vancouver Symphony as solo horn under Maestro Kazuyoshi Akiyama in 1974, where he played for the next nine years. In 1983, Hackleman left Vancouver to join the world-renowned Canadian Brass. His three years with the group saw many o...

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Live Stream

Live Stream

We are excited to announce the launch of a new program to the UMKC Horn Studio. Starting this year all student recitals will be recorded and live streamed for your viewing pleasure! A lot of blood sweat and tears go into preparing and performing our recitals, and we thought it would be a great idea to share them with the world.

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Upcoming Events

Conservatory Orchestra
5 Feb

Conservatory Orchestra

February 5 2017, 7:30pm;
White Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center

Conservatory Wind Ensemble
1 Mar

Conservatory Wind Ensemble

March 1 2017, 7:30pm;
White Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center

Volker Brass Quintet
6 Mar

Volker Brass Quintet

March 6 2017, 7:30pm;
White Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center

Conservatory Wind Symphony (CBDNA 2017)
17 Mar

Conservatory Wind Symphony (CBDNA 2017)

March 17 2017, 7:30pm
Helzberg Hall, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

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