I Found My Horn

Nicholas Boulton reads from Jasper Rees's account of resuming his horn-playing after 22 years, rekindling the urge to perform in public.

Abridged by Penny Leicester.

Episodes

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20110323 (BBC7)
20120328 (BBC7)

The author heads to America to hone his skills, and picks up some bizarre but sound advice. Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The author heads to America to hone his skills, and picks up some bizarre advice.

The author heads to America to hone his skills, and picks up some bizarre, but sound, advice.

Read by Nicholas Boulton.

20110322 (BBC7)
20120327 (BBC7)

The scale of the author's ambition dawns on him, so he starts making allies among the cognoscenti. Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The author starts making allies among the cognoscenti.

The scale of the author's ambition dawns on him, so he starts making allies among the cognoscenti.

Read by Nicholas Boulton.

20110321 (BBC7)
20120326 (BBC7)

The journalist embarks on 'One Man's Struggle with the Orchestra's Most Difficult Instrument.' Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The journalist on 'One Man's Struggle with the Orchestra's Most Difficult Instrument'.

The journalist embarks on his "One Man's Struggle with the Orchestra's Most Difficult Instrument".

Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The journalist on his "One Man's Struggle with the Orchestra's Most Difficult Instrument".

20110325 (BBC7)

The day of the big performance arrives, but is a year of endeavour enough to impress Jasper's peers? Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The day of the big performance - is a year of endeavour enough to impress Jasper's peers?

20110324 (BBC7)

The author recalls his school days where his playing skill developed, before a disastrous performance.

Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The author recalls his school days, before a disastrous performance.

24/03/201120120329 (BBC7)

The author recalls his school days where his playing skill developed, before a disastrous performance. Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The author recalls his school days, before a disastrous performance.

25/03/201120120330 (BBC7)

The day of the big performance arrives, but is a year of endeavour enough to impress Jasper's peers? Read by Nicholas Boulton.

The day of the big performance - is a year of endeavour enough to impress Jasper's peers?

0121/03/201120110321 (BBC7)
20131209 (BBC7)

The author and journalist embarks on 'One Man's Struggle with the Orchestra's Most Difficult Instrument.' Read by Nicholas Boulton.

0222/03/201120110322 (BBC7)
20131210 (BBC7)

The scale of the author's ambition dawns on him, so he starts making allies among the cognoscenti. Read by Nicholas Boulton.

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Nicholas Boulton reads from Jasper Rees's account of resuming his horn-playing after 22 years, rekindling the urge to perform in public.

Abridged by Penny Leicester.

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