Britten Oboe Quartet

Musicians playing cellos
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Nicholas Daniel (oboe) founded the Britten Oboe Quartet with co-principals of the award-winning Britten Sinfonia; they all bring to this ensemble not only the highest musical standards but also the experience of playing together over many years. resulting in warm, expressive and above all enjoyable playing.

Nicholas Daniel OBE, has long been acknowledged as one of the world’s great woodwind players. He is joined by three distinguished string players, Jacqueline Shave (violin), Clare Finnimore (viola) and Caroline Dearnley (cello). Nicholas came to the public’s attention when, in 1980, he won the BBC Young Musician of the Year competition. He was awarded the OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List last year for his services to music.

Nicholas Daniel – oboe
Jacqueline Shave – violin
Clare Finnimore – viola
Caroline Dearnley – cello

Mozart        Quartet for Oboe and String Trio in E flat (arr. of String Quartet K160 by Derek Smith)
Schubert     Quartet for Oboe and String Trio in B flat (arr. of String Quartet D112 by Derek Smith)
Mozart        Adagio for Cor Anglais and String Trio K580a (arr. Nicholas Daniel)
Traditional   Sønderho Bridal Trilogy (arr. Danish String Quartet/Britten Oboe Quartet)
Françaix     Quartet for Cor Anglais and String Trio

Tickets: £16 (students Free)
Phone 01531 660504 or book online HERE

Saturday 5 March 2022






Much Marcle, HR8 2LY

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