for wind quintet
Four paintings provide the focus for Pastel & Oil beginning with Lloyd Rees’ Sunlit Tower, Georgia O’Keeffe’s flower paintings Nicotiana and Jack-in-the-Pulpit, before ending with an abstract pastel by Cheryl Stoll Thygeson.
wind quintet (flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon)
8:00 (Morning Song 1:25, Scherzo 1:37, Nocturne 2:45, Waltz 2:00)
DATE OF COMPOSITION
5 November 1997 (World Premiere) English Serenata
West Midlands, UK
1999 Mark Underwood flute, Nicholas Benda oboe, Susan Bishop clarinet, William Prince horn, Naoko Matsutani bassoon
Holywell Music Room, Oxford.
1999 Pleiades Quintet: Daniel Pailthorpe flute, Emily Paas oboe, Susan Bishop clarinet, James Thomson horn, Alec Forshaw bassoon
Y Tabernacl, Machynlleth, Wales