Music in the Round Logo

ADRIAN WILSON (oboe)
TIM HORTON (piano)
POULENC Sonata for oboe and piano
BRITTEN Temporal Variations
ELGAR Soliloquy
SAINT-SAËNS Oboe Sonata

These sonatas by French composers Francis Poulenc and Camille Saint-Saëns are glorious pillars of the solo oboe repertoire, here beautifully complemented by oboe pieces from two of the 20th century’s greatest English composers. While Saint-Saëns’ piece pays fond respects to the traditions of classical sonatas from an earlier era, Poulenc’s work has a dark and hauntingly beautiful tone.

AUDIENCE FEEDBACK:
'Such amazing musicians in our midst; we are so lucky to have you here in Sheffield' @hall_jane

Running time: About 1 hour (no interval)
Icon tickets large red e5aef7f8f8952255d7cf1c84a3efbfaa720f4200ab0f3788dbb25ac86191d812 Book tickets

You may also like…

Logo rings 78be8aed94d995f1360f5c23eb019b92fb08eee41f89ffa15548065189e0fea3

Sheffield Theatres is the largest theatre complex outside London. Across our three auditoria: the Crucible, the Lyceum and the Crucible Studio, we offer a huge variety of home-grown and touring productions, as well as a thriving programme of participatory events and activities.