12 November 2019
Laura Reyolds, oboe; Patricia Shands, clarinet; David Granger, basoon
Performances of these woodwind virtuosi have been described as “gorgeous.” “spirited,” and “splendidly delivered.” Critics such as Joshua Kosman (San Francisco Chronicle) have praised them, and their recordings have been applauded in music publications. The evening’s program spans the 18th century to the present and is sure to awaken your ears to this trio’s intriguing sonorities!
MADRIGALS and PASTORALES
Jacques Ibert: Cinq Pièces
Gabriel Pierné: Bucolique varié
Claude Arrieu: Trio d’anches
Georges Auric: Trio
Bohuslav Martinu: Quatre Madrigaux
Darius Milhaud: Pastorale
Marc Tomasi: Concert Champêtre
Concerts are Tuesday nights and begin at 7.30 p.m. in the second floor Ballroom of Julia Morgan's gorgeous Berkeley City Club, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, 2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley. For information about the City Club, or for directions, call the Berkeley City Club at (510) 848-7800.
Pre-concert dinners are available at Julia’s, the City Club’s restaurant with a French Master Chef. Reservations are required, available at OpenTable.com or by calling (510) 280-1547.
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