… 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

Lovely!

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

Oboes:

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