Horn Concerts and Events
If you know of any concerts featuring horn players then please forward the details by email.

Saturday 23 March 4.00pm The Hills Grammar School Performance Centre 35 Kenthurst Road, Kenthurst, NSW Book Now

Sunday 24 March 2019  3.00pm City Recital Hall, 2-12 Angel Place, Sydney Book Now
Pre-concert talk at 2.15pm

Rachael Beesley ~ Director
Nicole van Bruggen ~ Basset Clarinet
Jacqueline Porter ~ Soprano
David Greco ~ Baritone

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Overture to The Marriage of Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro - Duets & Arias

Clarinet Concerto in A Major

Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No.5 in C Minor

Anneke Scott and Doree Dixon ~ Natural Horns

Wind Virtuosi
Many of the Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra's specialist woodwind musicians hold principal positions in leading historically informed orchestras and ensembles in Europe. For Madness & Confrontation, Canberran historical bassoonist Lisa Goldberg - who now lives and works in Ghent - and natural horn specialist Anneke Scott from London will come to Australia. To introduce you to these accomplished musicians in a more intimate setting, an extra program of virtuosic Classical chamber music is being presented in Melbourne, Sydney and Bowral.

Nicole van Bruggen | Clarinet
Anneke Scott | Horn
Lisa Goldberg | Bassoon
Anna McMichael | Violin
Simon Oswell | Viola
Daniel Yeadon | Violoncello
Kirsty McCahon | Double Bass

Punto | Horn Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18
Devienne | Bassoon Quartet No. 1 in C major, Op. 73
Beethoven | Septet in E-flat major, Op. 20

MELBOURNE (Punto and Devienne only)
Thursday 28 March 1.10pm
Auditorium - Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music
Building 68, 55 Scenic Boulevard Monash University, Clayton Campus Victoria

Friday 29 March, 6.30pm

Recital Hall West, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Tickets $15-$55


6.30pm - 8.30pm

​ Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra Soloists with clarinettist Nicole van Bruggen, horn player Anneke Scott, bassoonist Lisa Goldberg, violinist Anna McMichael, violist Simon Oswell, cellist Daniel Yeadon and bassist Kirsty McCahon

​ Punto - Horn Quartet No 2 in F major, Op. 18
Devienne - Bassoon Quartet No 1 in C major


Beethoven - Septet in E flat, Op. 20

Established in 2013 by conductor Richard Gill OA and Co-Artistic Directors Nicole van Bruggen and Rachael Beesley, the Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra specializes in the historically informed performance of late 18th to the early 20th-century repertoire.

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Omega Ensemble
Grand Mozart

7:30PM Tuesday 9 April 2019, City Recital Hall, Angel Place

Mozart Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-Flat Major, K. 452

Mozart Serenade in B-Flat Major, K.361/370a 'Gran Partita'

Mozart Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, K. 331/300

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Australia Ensemble
No Strings Attached

Sir John Clancy Auditorium UNSW
Saturday April 27 at 8pm

Wolfgang Mozart | Quintet in E flat K452

Martin Wesley-Smith | Janet for flute, percussion and piano

Francis Poulenc | Sextet

György Ligeti | Bagatelles

Ludwig Thuille | Sextet Op.6

with guest artists Huw Jones, oboe; Andrew Barnes, bassoon; Robert Johnson, horn; and Daryl Pratt, percussion

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Tuesday 11 June 2019 11am
Melbourne Recital Cemtre, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall

Horn Concerto No.3 in E-flat, K.447

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140
Jesus bleibet meine Freude (Jesu, joy of man's desiring) BWV 147
Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048

Mutations from Bach

Reitermarsch (Gathering of the armies) from Lohengrin, WWV 75

Ben Jacks horn/director
ANAM Brass
ANAM Orchestra

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Two Treasures

Sun 14 Jul 2019 3.00PM
Queensland Symphony Orchestra Studio, South Bank

POULENC Sonata for Cello and Piano
Performed by Hyung Suk Bae, Cello; Maxwell Foster, Piano

- BEETHOVEN Septet in E flat, Op.20
Performed by Irit Silver, clarinet; Evan Lewis, bassoon; Lauren Manuel, French Horn; Glenn Christensen, violin; Charlotte Burbrook de Vere, viola; Simon Cobcroft, cello; Phoebe Russell, double bass

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City Recital Hall Thu 15 Aug, 7:00 pm
Sydney Opera House Fri 16 Aug, 11:00 am

MOZARTSinfonia concertante in E flat for four winds, K297b
MOZARTSymphony No.29

Andrew Haveron ~ conductor
David Papp ~ oboe
Francesco Celata ~ clarinet
Euan Harvey ~ horn
Fiona McNamara ~ bassoon

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Australian National Academy of Music
ANAM South Melbourne Town Hall 210 Bank St South Melbourne VIC

LA Philharmonic Wind Quintet
Saturday 21 September 2019, 7.30PM

BARBERSummer Music
BRITTEN Movement for Wind Sextet
GOUNOD Petite symphonie
MILHAUD Chamber Symphony no. 5
FRANÇAIX 9 Pièces caractéristiques

LA Philharmonic Wind Quintet
Denis Bouriakov - flute
Ramón Ortega Quero - oboe
Boris Allakhverdyan - clarinet
Whitney Crockett - bassoon
Andrew - Bain horn
ANAM Musicians

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Australia Ensemble
Guilty Pleasures

Sir John Clancy Auditorium UNSW
Saturday October 12 at 8pm

Arnold Schoenberg | Ein Stelldichein

John Peterson | Guilty Pleasures

Ernesto Nazareth | Tangos arr. Munro

Johannes Brahms | Serenade in D Op.11

with guest artists Alexandre Oguey, oboe; Daryl Pratt, percussion; Alison Pratt, percussion; Philip Green, clarinet; Andrew Barnes, bassoon; Robert Johnson, horn; and Andrew Meisel, double bass

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Magical Tchaikovsky - Master Series 10

Adelaide Town Hall
Fri 29 November @ 8:00pm, Sat 30 November @ 6:30pm

Mark Wigglesworth - Conductor
Mark Gaydon - Bassoon
Dean Newcomb - Clarinet
Adrian Uren - Horn

Wagner - Die Feen: Overture
Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante
Tchaikovsky - 'The Nutcracker' Act II

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Omega Ensemble
Summer Winds II

2:30PM Saturday 7 December 2019 Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House

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]

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