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horn in

To intrude on someone or something. Please don't try to horn in on my phone conversations—they're none of your business.
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horn in (on something)

Fig. to attempt to participate in something without invitation or consent. Are you trying to horn in on my conversation with Sally? I hope you are not trying to horn in on our party.
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horn in

v.
To join without being invited; intrude: The new supervisor horned in on the discussion. We were talking privately when a coworker came over and horned in.
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He later joined Farkas in the horn section of the Cleveland orchestra in 1946 under George Szell, taking over as principal horn in the following season--a post he held for four years.
Her first major orchestral appointment was third horn in the Pittsburgh Symphony.
She played several summer seasons as the principal horn in the Grant Park Symphony, as did fellow Czech, Chicagoan Brouk.
The inclusion of the horn in this court orchestra marks the premier appearance of the horn in an orchestra.
(18) He had been appointed to several court positions in Bohemia before he went to serve as principal horn in Dresden in the section with Hampl.
(63) Upon graduation in 1924, Kaucky taught for two years at the conservatory in Klaipeda before leaving to play solo horn in Orchestra of the Suisse Romande in Geneva, where he is reported to have performed a well-received rendition of Horn Concerto No.
After hearing Tosoroni play the natural horn in 1822, Bay wrote "Never have I heard such virtuosity as his.
(5) In numerous libretti, records show that Tosoroni served as the first horn in performances of operas by various composers, including Rossini, Meyerbeer, Weber, and numerous Italian composers.
Clyde played his first professional job after his sophomore year at college as principal horn in a Grant Park Symphony concert with Max Pottag on second.
With the connections he made through Richard Moore, principal horn in the Met Orchestra, and conductor Leon Barzin, he performed on tour with Met Orchestra for years.
The demands of each horn part are evenly distributed; the individual parts at times combine with different voices or sections of the ensemble, but also emerge with solo motives; horns VI through X shift briefly to Horn in E[flat]; the top of the range of the high parts is g " and rest is ample; Horns VI and X include bass clef in old notation.
On the low F horn, one completely covers the bell and transposes the written note down one-half step (as in "Horn in E").
Since the length of tubing of the f-alto horn is half that of the F horn, it seems natural, and it is the case that, stopping the high f (f-alto) horn will lower the tone a full step (as in "Horn in E[flat]").
For example, the outer movements of Beethoven's Seventh Symphony (horn in A) sound more brilliant than the outer movements of Beethoven's Second Symphony (horn in D).
By this I mean that these should be editions in which parts that have not been edited either in terms of added articulations or transposed for valve horn in F.