Summer Winds II

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Summer Winds II
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The Omega Wind Quintet return for a second instalment of favourites in the picturesque Utzon Room.

Date and Time 2:30PM | Sat | 07 Dec 2019
VenueSydney Opera House

Program

Holst Wind Quintet in A-Flat Major, Op. 14

Ligeti Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet

Damase 17 Variations for Wind Quintet, Op. 22

Berio Opus Number Zoo

Ichmouratov New Commission [World Premiere]

120 mins (incl. interval)

About The Music

Following on from their sell-out performance in 2018, Omega’s wind players present another summer afternoon of colour and bravura for winds. From the simple uncomplicated style of Damase to the surprising work of Berio, this is a concert of colour and bravura. Included also is the recently rediscovered and restored Quintet by Holst, and the premiere of a new work by Russo-Canadian clarinettist and composer Airat Ichmouratov.

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