Stephen Taylor
Christian Steiner

Feb. 5, 2013 at 7:30 pm

Winter Winds

Tickets from $28

Featuring:

Gilles Vonsattel, piano; Tara Helen O’Connor, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; David Shifrin, clarinet; Peter Kolkay, bassoon; William Purvis, horn

Program:

Poulenc: Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, and Piano (1926)

Canteloube: Rustiques for Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon (1946)

Milhaud: La cheminée du roi René, Suite for Woodwind Quintet, Op. 205 (1939)

Ligeti: Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet (1953)

Mozart: Quintet in E-flat major for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, and Piano, K. 452 (1784)

Classics and discoveries for winds and piano comprise one of the season’s most colorful listening experiences. This varied and delightful program includes Ligeti’s humorous Bagatelles, Milhaud’s magical evocation of 15th-century France, and Mozart’s magisterial Quintet.