Review of Nicholas Daniel and Friends concert at the Wigmore Hall February 2013

Click below for the review of a unique chamber concert featuring the world’s leading virtuosi at London’s Wigmore Hall

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Review of Britten Sinfonia performance at the Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, June 2012

Oboe and Strings take centre stage with the Britten Sinfonia Soloists – To read the review in full click below on Read More

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Review of Britten Oboe Quartet at 2012 International Wimbledon Music Festival

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Review of Lutoslawski Double Concerto for Oboe & Harp

View original review here: http://www.musicweb-international.com/classrev/2011/Oct11/Lutoslawski3_ACD1662.htm The Double Concerto is to be found on Naxos 8.555763, and with another very good recording and performance with Antoni Wit (see review). Nicholas Daniel is in a league of his own, but oboist Arkadiusz Krupa and harpist Nicolas Talliez give away little to the soloists here. It is the presence and […]

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Review of Aldeburgh Festival, 2009

The Times – Richard Morrison. If the final weekend of the Aldeburgh Festival demonstrated nothing else, it showed how some musicians could perform the Yellow Pages and still grip an audience. The oboist Nicholas Daniel, for instance, in a fine recital with the pianist Charles Owen, took what seemed like a whimsical, palindromic programme — […]

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