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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Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute to Janet: L’Echo (Belgium)

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 Having made himself a promise to pay tribute one day to the memory of Janet Craxton, the English oboist who died in 1981, her pupil Nicholas Daniel […]

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Review: Britten Oboe Quartet: A Tribute To Janet – The Times

Britten Oboe Quartet – A Tribute to Janet (Harmonia Mundi) The Janet who receives a glorious tribute on the Britten Oboe Quartet’s debut disc is Janet Craxton. One of the finest British oboists until her death in 1981 at the age of 52, she was a founder member of the London Sinfonietta, the principal oboist in […]

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