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Tune in to Radio 3 tomorrow to hear Onyx Brass perform from their new CDs “Canite Tuba” and “Time to Time”.
“Time to Time”, which The Guardian called “an eclectic ear-opener of a disc, virtuosically played”, was released by Meridian records and features music by Ives, Copland and Barber as well as new music by Stuart MacRae, Joe Duddell and Tim Jackson. The luscious baritone voice of Mark Stone, currently appearing as the title role in Don Giovanni at Deutsche Oper, Berlin features in a number of beautiful new arrangements for voice and brass quintet.
“Canite Tuba” and all the individual tracks are available to download now from Amazon and iTunes. and you can buy the “Time to Time” CD via the Onyx Brass website.
You can catch Onyx Brass on ‘In Tune’ at 4:30pm on 90 – 93FM or on Digital Radio or TV, or listen to the programme for 7 days afterwards on BBC iPlayer.
Walnut Cottage, Hampton Hill, Swanmore, Hampshire, S032 2QN
In preparation for their performance at Kings Place, Phoenix Piano Trio re-visit the delightful Walnut Cottage in Hampshire for an intimate run-through of their programme, which balances Beethoven's majestic "Archduke" trio with a first half that draws parallels between J S Bach and his admirer Schumann (who even wrote 6 fugues on the theme B-A-C-H).
JS Bach: Prelude & Fugue No. 1 in C, BWV 870
(from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II)
JS Bach: Violin Sonata in F minor, BWV 1018 (excerpt)
Schumann (arr. Kirchner): 6 Studies in canonical form, Op. 56
Schumann: Fugue in F, Op. 72 No. 4
Schumann: Piano Trio No. 2 in F, Op. 80
- Interval -
Beethoven: Piano Trio in B flat, Op. 97 "Archduke"
For information on tickets, email: penody AT mac.com
Onyx Brass at Cwrth Chamber Music
April 26, 2014, 7:30 pm
Brunswick Methodist Church, St. Helen's Road, Swansea, SA1 4DG, United Kingdom
Onyx visit the Crwth Chamber Music series in Swansea.
St David's Cathedral, Saint David's, United Kingdom
Onyx Brass joins a host of Welsh singers and players, including Daniel Cook (sub-organist at Westminster Abbey) for a concert as part of the St. David's Cathedral Festival.
Onyx Brass have a long history of co-operation with the John Armitage Memorial, and are delighted to be part of this concert featuring a new children's opera by Giles Swayne, co-commissioned by JAM and the Festival. The concert also features Bernstein's Chichester Psalms in a version for choirs, brass and percussion
Giles Swayne: The Yonghy-Bonghy Bo.
Macmillan: Tu es Petrus.
Macmillan: Summae Trinitati
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Bax- Elegiac trio
Britten - Lachrymae (version for viola and harp)
Richard Rodney-Bennett- after Syrinx
Debussy- Trio for flute, viola & harp
Takemitsu- And then I knew 'twas wind
Ravel(arr. Salzedo/Endymion) Sonatine
Onyx Brass at the Beaminster Festival
June 30, 2014, 1:00 pm
Beaminster, Dorset, United Kingdom
Onyx Brass visit the Beaminster Festival for a lunchtime recital.