Waterhouse Bassoon Museum Open Day Sunday 16 April 2023

Whittall Barn Whitehall Cottage, Sevenhampton, United Kingdom

BRING A PACKED LUNCH. A visit to the renowned collection of baroque and classical bassoons, curated by the late William Waterhouse.  At the invitation of Elisabeth Waterhouse. The visit is free, we would just like to have some idea of...

Free

Jacqueline Johnson cello – Chopin and Bridge

St Nicolas' Church Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom

Jacqueline Johnson cello Dominic Piers Smith  piano Frederic Chopin  (1810-49) Sonata for cello and piano Op 65 (1845-46) If the piano was the center of Frédéric Chopin’s universe, the cello was a significant satellite. Three of his four chamber works...

£10.00

Ravel Piano Trio, Mozart Piano Trio, Schoenfield Café Music

St Nicolas' Church Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) Piano Trio (1914) Ravel’s Piano Trio was the last of his great pre-War scores. In fact, he completed the piece in a rush to join the French army in the late summer of 1914 (thankfully, for Ravel and...

£10.00

Mozart and Thuille – quintets for piano and wind

St Nicolas' Church Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom

Pavlova Winds, with Malcolm Pearce piano, present: Mozart Quintet for piano and winds Thuille Sextet for piano and winds Programme Notes Mozart Mozart writing to his father Leopold “I consider it the best work I have ever written…” The Quintet...

£12.00

Diana Hinds piano and Coral Lancaster cello – Faure and Poulenc

St Nicolas' Church Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom

Fauré Élégie,  Thème et variations Poulenc Cello sonata,  Novelettes Diana Hinds piano Coral Lancaster cello Composed in 1880, Gabriel Fauré’s Élégie for solo cello was first performed in 1883.  At first, Fauré was looking into writing a cello sonata and it...

£12.00

Schubert Octet

St Nicolas' Church Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom

Franz Schubert ‘Octet in F’ Op 166 This is Schubert’s largest-scale chamber music work.  It is roughly contemporaneous with his “Rosamunde” and “Death and the Maiden” string quartets.  Count Ferdinand Troyer commissioned a work similar to Beethoven’s popular Septet, op....

£12.00

Pavlova Wind Quintet Christmas Concert

St Nicolas' Church Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom

Pavlova Wind Quintet Christmas Concert Light music for a winter afternoon Traditional Christmas Favourites   Pavlova Winds Peter Robertson flute Alison Street oboe Barbara Stuart clarinet Jenny Morgan horn Simon Payne bassoon

£12.00

The Virtuoso Flute – Peter Robertson

St Nicolas' Church Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom

The Virtuoso Flute Peter Robertson flute Yoshiko Endo piano Poulenc Flute Sonata Telemann Sonata in f minor Faure Fantaisie Op 79 Something about a Pan ...and something about my hat having 3 corners.

£12.00