Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute To Janet: AllMusic

The Janet to whom tribute is paid here is Janet Craxton, one of the founders of the London Sinfonietta and the teacher of the oboist on the present release, Nicholas Daniel. She was better known in the third quarter of the 20th century than she is today, but this little album of chamber music has a nice balance that […]

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Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute To Janet: De Gelderlander (Netherlands)

‘An impressive tribute from oboist Nicholas Daniel to his teacher.’ Anyone who wants to hear something new from the British chamber music scene will be excited about this Harmonia Mundi release. This tribute to the oboist and teacher Janet Craxton, who died in 1981, contains some of the most diverse music, played by the British Oboe Quartet which was […]

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Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute To Janet: NDR Kultur (Germany)

CD new releases – NDR Kultur (Germany) The Britten Oboe Quartet has released a CD in memory of Nicholas Daniel’s teacher. What a beautiful present – to dedicate a CD to one’s own teacher: the oboist Nicholas Daniel plays ‘A Tribute to Janet’ with his Britten Oboe Quartet, it’s a nod to his teacher Janet […]

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Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute To Janet: Der Neue Merker (Germany)

A Tribute To Janet – chamber music with oboe and cor anglais by Mozart, Britten, Knussen and J. Françaix – Nicholas Daniel, Britten Oboe Quartet; Harmonia Mundi CD Nicholas Daniel, the founder of the Britten Oboe Quartet (2005) and oboe and cor anglais soloist, formed a close musical friendship with his teacher Janet Craxton, the […]

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Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute To Janet: Daily Classical (Netherlands)

‘So surprisingly good that it is the only ?option for our Daily Classical Choice […] a good excuse to serve you up an hour of delicious music.’ A Tribute To Janet – chamber music with oboe and cor anglais by Mozart, Britten, Knussen and J. Françaix – Nicholas Daniel/Britten Oboe Quartet; 1 CD Harmonia Mundi Nicholas Daniel formed […]

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