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Music In The Round Spring Series - Ensemble 360 Wind And Piano in Sheffield

Music In The Round Spring Series - Ensemble 360 Wind And Piano
Upper Chapel, Sheffield
Friday 20th March 2020

JULIETTE BAUSOR flute
ADRIAN WILSON oboe
MATTHEW HUNT clarinet
NAOMI ATHERTON horn
AMY HARMAN bassoon
TIM HORTON piano
BEETHOVEN National Airs for flute and piano Op.105 and Op.107 (selection)
FARRENC Sextet in C minor Op.40
DANZI Wind Quintet in B flat Op.56 No.1
BEETHOVEN Quintet for piano and wind in E flat Op.16
A joyful showcase of Beethoven and more from the wind players of Ensemble 360. Beethoven’s Quintet for piano and wind is one of the great pieces in the wind repertoire, hugely enjoyable to both listen to and play. Writer of numerous wind quintets, Danzi’s knowledge of the instruments shines through in his melodic writing.
Inspired by Beethoven’s Quintet, Louise Farrenc’s Sextet adds the flute and is set in the style of a chamber concerto for piano and wind. A brilliant 19th century composer, she is now starting to achieve the recognition her outstanding music deserves.
Part of Music in the Round's weekend of BEETHOVEN 250 celebrations.

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