Review: Nicholas Daniel and friends provide an oboe aficionado’s dream

Nicholas Daniel and Friends (Faculty Artist Series) Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Leslie Howard (piano), Katya Apekisheva (piano), Charles Owen (piano), musicians from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Milton Court Concert Hall, London, 25.05.2017  John Woolrich – Array (world premiere, commissioned by Nicholas Daniel and the GSMD) Franz Liszt – Élégie for cor anglais, piano, harp and harmonium S 130 (first […]

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Review – Nicholas Daniel and the Britten Sinfonia Unveil Brian Elias’ Oboe Quintet

Finzi, Brian Elias and Mozart at Wigmore Hall, London, 19 April 2017 Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Britten Sinfonia (Jacqueline Shave & Miranda Dale [violins], Clare Finnimore & Dorothea Vogel [violas], Caroline Dearnley [cello] Finzi – Interlude for oboe and string quartet Brian Elias – Oboe Quintet (world premiere) Mozart – String Quintet in C minor K.406/516b […]

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Crowdfunding campaign for Leicester International Festival 2017

CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN 2017 Many of you will have enjoyed the high quality music making that LIMF promotes during the annual Festival, the summer celebrity recitals and the Lunchtime Concert series in partnership with the New Walk Museum and led by our Artistic Director, Nicolas Daniel. We have just launched a Crowdfunding Campaign, designed to attract […]

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Nicholas Daniel, Artistic Director, announces the programme for the 2017 Leicester International Music Festival

I am delighted to announce that the programme for 2017 will celebrate the music of J S Bach and Robert Schumann. In addition to hearing some of these composers’ most brilliant works for keyboard and small ensemble, there will also be arrangements of Bach by Max Reger for piano four hands, pieces by Clara Schumann, […]

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Britten Oboe Quartet record debut CD

A short film of the Britten Oboe Quartet recording their debut CD at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds in January 2016. Film by Ben Cropper films.

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