Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute to Janet – Financial Times

Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute to Janet — ‘expertly played music’ Nicholas Daniel’s tribute to his ‘beloved teacher’ is just an excuse for an hour of delightful and varied music For oboist Nicholas Daniel this disc is a tribute to Janet Caxton, his “beloved teacher”. For the rest of us it is just an excuse […]

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Nicholas Daniel’s ‘Tribute to Janet’ is available on Spotify

Nicholas Daniel’s latest album, and the debut recording by the Britten Oboe Quartet (with Jacqueline Shave, Clare Finnimore and Caroline Dearnley) ‘A Tribute to Janet’ is available on Spotify now. The disc will be released on the Harmonia Mundi label in the next few days. A Tribute to Janet Britten: Phantasy Quartet for Oboe & String […]

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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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