… and this last one is absolutely charming!

Bravo again, Eugene and Eugene.

Sometimes the beauty of music just really hits me. This performance did that … I immediately teared up. Bravo Eugene and Eugene. ?

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


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

Oboe and English horn will do just fine …

Mozart – “Le Nozze di Figaro” Overture
Arranged for 4 Oboes and English horns
by Yuta Toda

02. February 2021 · Comments Off on Some New Music For You! · Categories: New Work, Oboe · Tags:

Kathryn Potter has written some lovely works, including 10 pieces for oboe. Here the fabulous Alex Klein plays the first five:

Poems for Oboe Solo

Bravi tutti to Kathryn and Alex!

01. February 2021 · Comments Off on For Your Listening Enjoyment · Categories: Black History Month, Oboe · Tags: , ,

Today is the start of Black History Month, in case you weren’t aware. I think this, then, is a good work to post. (Of course it would be good to post ANY time!)

“Incantation and Dance” – William Grant Still – Hassan Anderson (Oboe) and Kyle P. Walker (Piano)

22. December 2020 · Comments Off on Carol of the Bells Oboes! · Categories: Christmas, English horn, Oboe, Oboe d'amore

This is such fun (and I will take credit — or blame — for changing the name of the tune).

Carol of the Bells – Oboenkallse Weimar
Our arrangement of the popular cristmas song
We Hope you will enjoy it!

Oboenkalsse Weimar


Marta Meštrovic
Viktoria Kassel
Katharina Althen
Daniela Jurišic
Leopold Kern
Sergio Montijano Bares

Oboe D’amore:
Jesper Burandt

Cor Anglais:
Sabrina Fürtsch

Piano, Bass, Arrangement & Production:
Mykyta Sierov

The song “Carol of the Bells” is original Ukrainian Folk song “Shchedryk” arranged by composer Mykola Leontovych in 1916

22. December 2020 · Comments Off on Eugene Izotov plays “A Quiet Place” by Take 6 · Categories: Oboe

When I first learned of the group Take 6 I was just astounded by their harmonies and wonderful singing. Now I’m astounded by this. Bravo, Eugene Izotov