Jennifer Kummer

The XO double horn centers perfectly on both the F and Bb sides of the instrument, easing the transition at the break in my range. The tone color between the two sides feel and sound alike, a rare find among any horn I have ever played. The sound is warm, rich, mellow and clear.
Jennifer Kummer


Jennifer Kummer has maintained an incredibly diverse music career in Nashville for more than 20 years. As Principal Hornist on thousands of recording sessions, she can be heard on film, television, video game scores, publishing company tracks, and artist albums taking part in virtually every musical style imaginable.

In addition to recording sessions, she holds positions as Principal Horn of the Nashville Opera and the Gateway Chamber Orchestra, 3rd Horn of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra and performs frequently with the Nashville Symphony Orchestra. She has been a featured artist and clinician for international and regional conferences.

Mrs. Kummer holds degrees from Western Illinois University and Middle Tennessee State University, and studied at the University of Southern California with Vincent DeRosa. She is the horn instructor at both Lipscomb University and Tennessee State University.

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