Kelly Hofman

KELLY HOFMAN has been on the faculty of EMF since 2005. Residing in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, she is principal horn with the Wisconsin Philharmonic, and second horn with the Fox Valley Symphony and the Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra. She is also a regular substitute with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. As a soloist, Hofman has performed Mozart’s First Horn […]

Joy Branagan

JOY BRANAGAN is an active orchestral horn player based in the Washington, D.C., area. During the 2019-2020 season, Branagan is playing with the St. Louis Symphony, the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra, the Vancouver Symphony, the Atlanta Symphony, and going on tour to Asia with the National Symphony Orchestra. She was acting fourth horn of […]

Christopher Caudill

CHRISTOPHER CAUDILL began playing the horn at age ten while living in London, England with his family. Piano and violin lessons failed to do the trick, but a London Symphony concert at the Barbican with famous soloist Barry Tuckwell made him fall in love with the horn. At Northwestern University, he studied with the Chicago […]