Monday 12 February 2018 1:00PM

SCO Wind Soloists

Beethoven, Poulenc and Mozart


  • SCO Wind Soloists
  • Robin Williams oboe
  • Rosie Staniforth oboe
  • Maximiliano Martín clarinet
  • William Stafford clarinet
  • Peter Whelan bassoon
  • Alison Green bassoon
  • Alec Frank-Gemmill horn
  • Harry Johnstone horn

Young Beethoven’s soundworld included military bands and wind ensembles. His heroic Wind Sextet dates from 1796, a time of revolutionary wars in Europe, while the earlier Octet projects tremendous optimism.

SCO Wind Soloists also performs Poulenc’s sparkling Sonata, a product of the Jazz Age.

  • BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • Wind Sextet in E flat major Op. 71
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
        • Sonata for clarinet and bassoon
  • Ludwig van Beethoven
        • Octet in E flat major Op. 103
  • Encore
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
      • Don Giovanni K527
        • Fin ch'han dal vino

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