BBC Young Musician – Forty Years Young

To mark the 40th birthday of BBC Young Musician, a look back at this hugely influential competition, focusing on the soaring careers of the three finalists from 2016, cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason, saxophonist Jess Gillam and French horn player Ben Goldscheider. From its inception in 1978, BBC Young Musician has been a national institution and performers who’ve […]

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Camerata Pacifica Announces 2018-2019 & 2019-2020 Seasons

Highlights of the 2018-2019 season include an adventurous program of Musgrave’s Dawn for Solo Oboe, Mozart’s Oboe Quartet in F Major, K. 370, Beethoven’s String Quartet in G Major, Op. 18, No 2, Richards’s de Stâmparare for Solo Oboe, Grime’s Oboe Quartet and Adams Book of Alleged Dances with Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Kristin Lee (violin), […]

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Nicholas Daniel conducts Nora Fischer and an all-star band in Osvaldo Golijov’s Ayre at Mizmorim Festival, Basel in January 2018. www.mizmorimfestival.com

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Review: A Tribute To Janet CD (Limelight)

A TRIBUTE TO JANET (NICHOLAS DANIEL, BRITTEN OBOE QUARTET) Remembrances of times past: Nicholas Daniel offers a heartfelt homage to his beloved teacher. by Steve Moffatt, Limelight, Australia’s Classical Music and Arts Magazine) Since winning BBC Young Musician of the Year in 1980, English oboist Nicholas Daniel has built a career establishing him as one […]

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Review: Pre-Christmas Joy from the Haffner Wind Ensemble (Seen and Heard International

Pre-Christmas Joy from the Haffner Wind Ensemble Nicholas Daniel [oboe], Joy Farrell [clarinet], Thomas Hancox [flute], Sarah Burnett [bassoon], Martin Owen [horn]). The Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 1 December 2017. Beethoven (arr. Mordechai Rechtmann) – Quintet in E flat, Op.4 Jean-Michel Damase – 17 Variations, Op.22 The Haffner […]

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