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Shopping for music gear can be overwhelming. Where do you start? Who can you trust? At Houghton Horns, we specialize in helping brass players sound better and feel more confident. Our unique approach is tailored to your needs and aspirations from the very beginning. And with a team comprised of professional musicians, educators and craftsmen, nobody rivals our expertise.

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Verus Brass

Designed by the world-class musicians and technicians of Houghton Horns. The highest quality at an affordable price. Period.

Houghton Horns Mouthpiece Rims

Houghton Horns Mouthpieces

Houghton Horns mouthpieces possess a special external profile and a uniquely-balanced rim, cup, bore, backbore, and shank. Designed by Mark Houghton and Derek Wright and manufactured by Dave Houser.

French horn lying on stones

Help Me Choose a Horn

Advice for players of all ages and ability levels.

Horn-Crafts Horn Mute

How to Choose a Mute

What is the difference between a straight mute and a stop mute anyway?

French Horn Maintenance Kit

Build a Maintenance Bundle

Apply the coupon MAINTENANCE at checkout to receive $15 off a purchase of $75 or more in maintenance supplies.

Houghton Horns Educational Resources for the Horn

Education Resources for French Horn

A guide for band directors and teachers getting students started on the horn.