The Interlochen Collection: Brad Warnaar

May 31, 2019

Brad Warnaar

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we take a look at the career of hornist, composer and orchestrator Brad Warnaar. His playing and orchestrations have appeared in hundreds of films.

We'll hear his performance from 1967 when he won the Interlochen Arts Academy student concerto competition. We'll also hear his daughter Clara's performance from when she won the Interlochen Arts Academy student concerto competition in 2008.

Listen to the entire episode below.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Horn Concerto no. 4
Brad Warnaar, horn
Thor Johnson, conductor
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Spring 1967

Michael Kamen (orchestrated Brad Warnaar), The Three Musketeers
Original motion picture soundtrack

John Barry, Dances with Wolves
Original motion picture soundtrack

Bernard Herrmann, Torn Curtain
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic

Brad Warnaar, Horn Concerto
Leslie Norton, horn
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Nashville Symphony

Brad Warnaar and Clara Warnaar
Credit Photo by Linda A. Rapka

Keiko Abe, Prism Rhapsody
Clara Warnaar, marimba
Matthew Hazelwood, conductor
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
February 9, 2008

The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks to generous support from our listeners, The Association for Recorded Sound Collections and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Monica Yost helped produce this episode.