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Robert Lee Watt was a member of the Los Angeles Philharmonic for more than three decades.
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November 9, 2014 Robert Lee Watt, the first black French horn player to join a major U.S. symphony, spent 37 years with the LA Philharmonic. He faced a lot of resistance along the way, as his new memoir recounts.
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Stand back, or wear earplugs.
September 25, 2013 Nearly half the horn players in an Australian study noticed that they'd lost some of their hearing. Among the younger horn players, hearing tests found that up to one-third of them had noise-related hearing deficits.
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