Anneke Scott Joins the KC Early Music Community as Natural Horn Teacher

1 February 2024

Exciting news! Starting September 2024, Anneke Scott, a renowned historical horn player, joins our KC early music community as the new natural horn teacher. Anneke has lots of experience in teaching and performing on various historic horns and she brings unparalleled expertise to our musical journey. Welcome to this highly respected musician!

'It is an immense pleasure that my successor as natural horn teacher will be Anneke Scott. Anneke has been combining a very successful career as a performer with important research and strong entrepreneurial qualities, and is a role model for young natural horn players. I am sure that Anneke will be an extremely valuable addition to our KC early music community and I eagerly look forward to our collaboration.
Teunis van der Zwart, Head Early Music Department.

Get to know Anneke Scott

Anneke Scott is a leading exponent of historical horn playing. Her work takes her throughout the globe and throughout the centuries of music with a repertoire incorporating music and instruments from the late seventeenth century through to the present day. Anneke is principal horn of a number of internationally renowned period instrument ensembles including Sir John Eliot Gardiner’s Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique and the English Baroque Soloists, ensemble Pygmalion, The Orchestra of the Sixteen, the Irish Baroque Orchestra, Dunedin Consort and Players and many others.

Anneke enjoys an international solo, chamber and orchestral career performing on a whole range of historic horns. Her expertise in baroque horn repertoire ensures that she is frequently to be heard performing the famous obligato arias of composers such as Bach and Handel as well as solo concertos from this period. Her critically acclaimed solo recordings also include three discs of music by the leading Parisian horn player of the nineteenth century; Jaques-François Gallay.

Anneke enjoys collaborating with a wide group of musicians and is a key member of chamber music ensembles including The Prince Regent’s Band, and Boxwood & Brass. In 2018 she was awarded Fellowship of the Royal Academy of Music and in 2019 she was one of the recipients of the International Horn Society “Punto Award”. She is the author of a series of “Historic Horn Handbooks”. More information on her work can be found at

Foto: Nick Gilbert