Photo Credit: Robyn Graham Photography

Photo Credit: Robyn Graham Photography

Linda Dempf, Natural horn

Hornist Linda Dempf has performed with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra, Indianapolis Opera, Dayton Philharmonic, and other orchestras in the U.S. heartland. An avid natural hornist, her work with period instrument orchestras includes Spire of Kansas City, Cleveland’s Apollo’s Fire, Chicago Opera Theater, Publick Musick, Connecticut Early Music Festival, Aradia Baroque Orchestra, Opera Lafayette, Washington Bach Consort, Early Music New York, Artek, Clarion, and The American Classical Orchestra in New York. She has degrees in Horn Performance from Mannes College of Music, St. Louis Conservatory, and earned her DM in Horn from Indiana University, where she studied natural horn with Richard Seraphinoff. She also earned a Masters of Library Science at Indiana, and serves on the faculty at The College of New Jersey as Music and Media Librarian. She has recorded on the Naxos, Delos, and Cedille record labels.