Review: Nicholas Daniel and the Carducci String Quartet at Concerts at Cratfield

Concerts at Cratfield: Carducci String Quartet with Nicholas Daniel (oboe and cor anglais): Sunday 3 July 2016 ‘One of the finest string quartets around with one of the most accomplished and world-famous woodwind players of our age’ However dank and gloomy our summer may be, there is always the consolation of looking forward every other […]

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BBC Music Magazine Awards 2016

Nicholas Daniel’s recording of James MacMillan’s oboe concerto with Britten Sinfonia on Harmonia Mundi wins a BBC Music Magazine Awards 2016 Premiere Award. The first recording of James MacMillan’s Oboe Concerto, by Britten Sinfonia and its principal oboe, Nicholas Daniel, and conducted by the composer, has won the BBC Music Magazine Premiere Award. It is […]

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‘Granny knew best’ says oboe champion Nicholas Daniel ahead of Jacqueline du Pré show in Oxford

Nicola Lisle talks to world-famous oboist Nicholas Daniel about his forthcoming recital in Oxford with pianist Charles Owen Sometimes Granny knows best, and that was certainly the case with Nicholas Daniel. It was his granny who inspired him to take up the oboe at the age of ten, and he has gone on to become […]

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James MacMillan’s Intercession for 3 oboes

https://vimeo.com/161899610 Nicholas Daniel, James Turnbull and Jennifer Brittlebank perform James MacMillan‘s Intercession for 3 oboes. Film by Ben Crocker. Intercession performed at St. Andrews Church in Holborn, London for BBC Music Magazine Music: Intercession by Sire James Macmillan Performed by: Nicholas Daniel, James Turnbull & Jennifer Brittlebank Director: Ben Crocker Director of Photography: Sam Bebbington Sound: […]

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Review: Nicholas Daniel, Iestyn Davies and Fretwork at Kings Place

‘I have nothing but admiration for the skill which Nicholas Daniel brought to the part’ Fretwork‘s programme at Kings Place on Friday 18 December 2015 brought together music by the two John Tave(r)ners, with the Missa Gloria tibi trinitas by John Taverner (1490-1545) and Nipson and The Hidden Faceby Sir John Tavener (1944-2013) with the viol ensemble being joined by counter-tenor Iestyn Davies and oboist Nicholas Daniel. The […]

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