795794FD-C545-4278-85B4-891DB78CD158Dr. Amy Horn retired after almost thirty years in “The President’s Own”
U.S. Marine Band. A versatile musician and entertainer, Amy also sang and played guitar in the Marine Band’s country rock group, Free Country. She has performed with most of the Washington, DC metropolitan area musical organizations including the Baltimore and National Symphonies, Washington Concert Opera, Alexandria Symphony (principal), the American Pops Orchestra (principal), Concert Artists of Baltimore, and the Washington Symphonic Brass whose recordings can be found on Summit and Spotify. She is on the faculty at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA and at Washington Adventist University in Tacoma Park, MD. Amy has interviewed for and been interviewed by the professional journal of the International Horn Society, The Horn Call and recently was featured on The Brass Junkies Podcast. Additionally, she was a guest artist in two horn workshops, Horncamps! in Daytona Beach, Florida and DC Horn Choir Camp in Washington, DC. Amy is on the faculty at The Washington Conservatory of Music, Washington, DC with whom she has formed Capital Horns, a horn choir for enthusiasts of all ages. Amy resides in Burtonsville, MD with her husband Ed Kelly and two nine pound dogs and thanks her teachers from the past especially, Herb Spencer, Ted Thayer, Greg Miller, Martin Hackleman, and tubist, Dave Fedderly.