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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Appleby date for talented quartet

The second concert in the North Westmorland Arts 2015-16 series in Appleby, on Sunday, 6th December, will feature Nicholas Daniel and the Britten Oboe Quartet. Nicholas founded the quartet with his colleagues and co-principles of the award-winning Britten Sinfonia. They all bring to this ensemble the highest musical standards and the experience of playing together […]

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Review – Nicholas Daniel and Charles Owen at Cockermouth Music Society

The return of Nicholas Daniel,”formidable virtuoso” and promoter of the cause of classical music, with pianist Charles Owen, was welcomed by a delighted audience at Cockermouth Music Society’s December concert. Their programme opened and closed with Bach Sonatas, beautifully performed by both musicians, and also included some demanding music for both players and listeners. Thea […]

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Nicholas Daniel and Charles Owen at Leicester International Music Festival – review

Nicholas Daniel and Charles Owen 20th October 2016 After their triumphs in the Festival I looked forward with surprisingly modified rapture to the swift return to the city of those fine artists Nicholas Daniel and Charles Owen for the second concert of the Lunchtime Series. This featured Bach, Rubbra and Schumann. We all hear music […]

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