Waterloo Winds pre-Anghiari lunchtime recital

St John's Smith Square i
Waterloo Winds pre-Anghiari lunchtime recital
Giuseppe Verdi La Forza del Destino Overture
Darius Milhaud La cheminée du roi René, Op. 205
Astor Piazzolla Libertango (Arr. Jeff Scott)
Paul Taffanel Wind Quintet

Marcus Dawe FLUTE
Emily Penn OBOE
Guillermo Ramasasa Mortimer CLARINET
Sarah Hoyle BASSOON

The Waterloo Winds, who are comprised of Southbank Sinfonia Alumni, present to you a selection of repertoire that they will performing for the Anghiari Festival in July as well as other core woodwind quintet music.

In Verdi's Overture to La Forza Del Destino, you will be introduced to it's most memorable sinister motif signifying fate. Taking a turn with Milhaud's La cheminée du roi René telling you a story of Medieval Courtly Love, afterwards hearing an arrangement of Piazzolla's most famous Libertango arranged by Jeff Scott, french hornist with the internationally acclaimed wind quintet, the Imani Winds. Ending off with Taffanel's gold medal winning wind quintet from the Société des compositeurs de musique in 1876, showcasing a colourful exchange between the different instruments that make up the woodwind quintet.

Part of the St John's Smith Square Lunchtime Concert Series
Tickets £10
Booking fee may apply
Book online now