Jeffrey Lang

Horn

Jeffrey Lang Photo credit: Jessica Griffin

Jeffrey Lang is the Associate Principal Horn of the Philadelphia Orchestra and is currently on the faculties of Bard College, Temple University, and the Curtis Institute of Music. Formerly principal horn of the Israel Philharmonic and the American Symphony Orchestra, he has performed as guest principal horn of the Bavarian Radio Orchestra, New York City Opera, and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. He is a frequent soloist and has appeared with conductors Zubin Mehta, Mung-Whun Chung, Kurt Masur, Cristian Macelaru, and Rossen Milanov. Chamber music performances at home and abroad have included concerts with Bella Davidovitch, Diane Walsh, Simone Dinnerstein, the Israel Piano Trio, the Wister Quartet, Melvin Chen, the Canadian Brass, and members of the Philadelphia Orchestra. He has participated in the Kingston Chamber Music Festival, Bard Summerscape, OK Mozart, and the Spoleto Festival. He is a member of the Recording Academy, the International Horn Society, and the American Federation of Musicians. He recently released the solo horn album One World Horn, a charitable project presenting unaccompanied horn works from around the world. A live recording of Richard Wilson's Triple Concerto for Horn, Marimba, and Bass Clarinet with the American Symphony Orchestra is also available on iTunes. Mr. Lang studied at The Juilliard School and Temple University, and has given master classes in Israel, Finland, Korea, China, and the USA. He is an active partner in central Jersey’s premier recording studio, Whitebrow Recording.