28. February 2021 · Comments Off on Sunday Evening Music · Categories: Sunday Evening Music · Tags: , , ,

Donna McKevitt: Nunc Dimittis
The Gesualdo Six

Patricia Van Ness: My Heart is a Holy Place
Ensemble from the Chancel Choir of Bellevue Presbyterian Church; Scott Dean, Director

(Finding virtual choir performances is getting more challenging, so from here on out I’ll not stick to that plan. In addition my women composers series might be fading out — sadly it’s not easy to find them online.)

25. February 2021 · Comments Off on Frankfurt Radio Symphony Oboes & English Horn · Categories: English horn, Oboe

Nicolas Cock-Vassiliou, Oboe
José Luis García Vegara, Oboe
Do?a Saç?l?k, Oboe
Michael Höfele, English Horn

Paul Reade
Luckbarrow Dances – for two Oboes and English Horn

Gabriel Fauré
Pavane – for two Oboes and English Horn

Georges Bizet
Aragonaise – for two Oboes and English Horn

Frank Bridge
Rosemary – for two Oboes and English Horn

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Canon K. 560 – for three Oboes and English Horn

Henry Purcell
Three pieces from »Dido and Aeneas« – for three Oboes and English Horn

hr-Hörfunkstudio II Frankfurt, 15 June 2020

22. February 2021 · Comments Off on Nielsen · Categories: WWQuintet

I honestly don’t know how many times I played this, but I used to play it a lot. I know it so very well and listening to it brings back memories.

Carl Nielsen:
Quintett für Flöte, Oboe, Klarinette, Horn und Fagott op. 43
Quintet for winds op.43

Albrecht Mayer, Oboe
Daniela Koch, Flöte
David Orlowsky, Klarinette
Theo Plath, Fagott
Christoph Eß, Horn

Live from SHMF 2020, July 15

Rosephanye Powell: Non Nobis Domine
Smule Anatolians Polyphonic Choir

“Not unto us, O Lord, not unto us, but to thy name give the glory”

21. February 2021 · Comments Off on Sunday Morning Music · Categories: Sunday Morning Music · Tags: , , ,

Julia Perry: How Beautiful Are The Feet
Singers: Brooke Shelley, Anna Sandstrom, Josie Ryan, Janine Harris.
Organ: David Drury.
Conductor: Sam Allchurch


Pietro Mascagni / Intermezzo from “Cavalleria Rusticana”
Arranged for Oboe and English horn

LOVING this arrangement of the Saint-Saëns Bassoon Sonata, arranged and played by Scott Hostetler. I’m so in awe … the man plays piano as well as double reeds, and he’s so musical. Bravo!

Elizabeth Poston: The Apple Tree
The Choir of St. Thomas Episcopal Church

Carlotta Ferrari: O Felix Anima (Latin text by Hidegard von Bingen)