Nicholas Daniel and Charles Owen at Wigmore Hall, Monday 15 October

A diverse programme taking in the richly lyrical oboe sonata (1927) of English Romantic York Bowen, and the quasi-vocal Oboe Suite (1939) by Pavel Haas, which includes a hidden text as an act of resistance to the Nazis. wigmore-hall.org.uk

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Former BBC Young Musician of the Year winner, Professor Nicholas Daniel celebrates success of the Every Child a Musician Programme

In May 2018, Oboist Professor Nicholas Daniel of the Guildhall School of Music and The Trossingen University of Music visited Newham to see the Every Child a Musician Programme in action. Professor Daniel was delighted to spend the afternoon at Curwen Primary School with Ms Kate Mansfield, Head of School and a group of young […]

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Nicholas Daniel and other BBC Young Musician winners launch the Every Child A Musician campaign

Nicholas Daniel and other BBC Young Musician winners unite in a plea for all primary school children to be given free music lessons – read the open letter to The Guardian. ‘This year, the BBC is celebrating 40 years of its Young Musician competition. All of us past winners take great pride in its legacy, […]

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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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