Oboes and bassoons have been favorite wind instruments of composers since 1600. Join Senior Instructor of Oboe Peter Cooper and guest bassoonist Billy Short of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra for a concert featuring virtuosic masterworks from the baroque to the modern era. This captivating program highlights the delightfully rich and brilliant sounds of double reed instruments in solo and chamber settings.
Performance date and time:
Tuesday, Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Bernard Garfield: “Poème”; Eugene Bordeaux: “Premier Solo”; Johann Kalliwoda: “Morceau de Salon,” Op. 228; Josquin des Prez: Motet (trans. James Mendenhall); Willard S Elliot: Suite of Six French Songs of the 15th Century
Featuring Peter Cooper, oboe; Billy Short, bassoon; and Margaret McDonald, piano
Please note: Due to popular demand for Faculty Tuesdays concerts, we advise arriving early to secure a seat. These concerts are general admission on a first-come-first-served basis. House doors open 30 minutes before concert start. If possible, latecomers are seated at the discretion of the House Manager.
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