Galliard Ensemble (wind quintet)

Galliard Ensemble (wind quintet)

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 19:30

Former BBC New Generation Artists, the Galliard Ensemble, is established as one of Britain's leading chamber groups, with repertoire ranging from Mozart and Beethoven to Berio and Birtwhistle. Known for its virtuosic, entertaining and distinctive performance style, its recordings have been widely praised; the Sunday Times, BBC Music Magazine, Gramophone and BBC Radio 3 have all selected a Galliard Ensemble CD as "outstanding" or as Critics' Choice.

Pre-concert talk 6.30pm - The Town Hall (free)

Adagio and Allegro (Fantasie) in F minor
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Wind Quintet
Giulio Briccialdi (1818-1881)
Subject to the weather, for wind quintet
Cecilia McDowall (1951-)
Opus Number Zoo
Luciano Berio (1925-2003)
Trois pièces brèves
Jacques Ibert (1890-1962)
Walking Tune
Percy Grainger (1882-1961)
Percy Grainger (1882-1961)
6 Bagatelles for wind quintet
György Ligeti (1923-2006)
Westerly Winds
Paul Patterson (1947-)


The Concert Hall in the Town Hall
Blagrave Street
Reading RG1 1QH
United Kingdom
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£21.50, £18.50, £13.50; students (18-25 or NUS holder); under 18s £6; schools £6; groups 10+ 15% off; groups 20+ 20% off; subscription packages available Available from 0118 960 6060 .
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