North Wind comprise flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon. We share a passion for music and performance and play a wide variety of music ranging from baroque through to contemporary.We have performed regularly together since 1999 in a variety of venues, primarily in the North of England.
As well as concerts, we have also played for weddings, memorial services, car launchings, art exhibitions and formal dinners. Our programmes are devised individually to provide a variety of musical styles for each occasion.
Previous Concerts and Events
Thursday, 30 September 2004
The soprano Amanda Jones joined us and sang Schubert Le Parte Sur la Monagne with Jonathan on clarinet and Robin, piano. In the second half she performed Percy Grainger folk songs accompanied by Robin.
Friday, 26 March 2004
We performed Peter Warlock's Capriol Suite, Bonnie at Morn, Bobbie Shafto, and the Reicha wind quintet in E flat in the first half. The second half opened with Poulenc Novelette in C then Mozart's Quintet in C minor, Wedding Day in Troldhaughan by Grieg and ended the evening with Gershwin's I Got Rhythm.