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Boxwood and Brass: A Georgian Country House Christmas

Friday 13 December, 1pm

Boxwood and Brass: A Georgian Country House Christmas

Emily Worthington, Katherine Spencer clarinets
Richard Bayliss, Kate Goldsmith horns
Robert Percival bassoon

Praised for ‘spectacular playing’ (Early Music Today) and ‘button-bright performances’ (Gramophone), period wind ensemble Boxwood & Brass bring a taste of the elegant, presenting music that accompanied the festivities.

Programme includes:
J C Bach Military Quintets
Attr. Mahon Quintet from The Clarinet Instructor
Brookes Select Pieces for a Military Band

Performed together with solos, duets, cotillions, and carols.

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