Royal Society for Music History of The Netherlands

Jack Munnecom (2014)

Utrecht University

500 €

travel fee grant for PhD reasearch „Het klankidioom en de speelstijl van de solohoornisten van het 
Koninklijk Concertgebouw Orkest.” (supervisor Prof. dr. Albert Clement, Utrecht University.)



This dissertation will address the sound and playing style of the principal hornplayers throughout the
history of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, in order to find similarities in their sound and playing
style. Research-based knowledge about sound and playing style has both a historical and a practical value. The cultural heritage of Royal Concertgebouw principal hornplayers can be presented en preserved within this PhD-research.