Death – Obituaries : (MARKET NEWS) – Family and friends are mourning the death of Vale Australian horn player Barry Tuckwell, who has died aged 88.
Barry Emmanuel Tuckwell AC, OBE was an Australian horn player who has spent most of his professional life in the United Kingdom and the United States. He is generally considered one of the world’s leading horn players.
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on what caused the death of Barry Tuckwell . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Sad to hear of the passing of Barry Tuckwell, one of the greatest hornists of all time. I listened to his concerto recordings on repeat when I first picked up the horn. Thank you for everything you’ve done to inspire countless hornists, you will be missed! https://t.co/bjMyJOIFP5
— Austin Larson (@hornzero) January 16, 2020
Barry joined the MSO when he was just 15-years-old, before going on to become one of Australia’s greatest classical music exports of the 20th century.
Vale Barry Tuckwell. https://t.co/95wuk54Y0e
— Melbourne Symphony (@MelbSymphony) January 16, 2020