May 20, 2017 - 8:00pm
Artists-in-residence at the Manhattan School of Music, members of Windscape present a distinctive concert series hailed for its creative energy and musical curiosity. Comprising flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and French horn, the ensemble has performed throughout the United States, including at Washington, DC’s Kennedy Center; New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, Town Hall, and the Tish Center at the 92nd St. Y; Wolf Trap in Vienna, VA; and the Mainly Mozart Festival in San Diego. The group has collaborated with outstanding musicians, including the pianists Jeremy Denk, Ann-Marie McDermott, and Jon Kimura Parker.
Performances include:
Armstrong: Yes, I’m in the Barrel
Stravinsky: Ragtime (1918)
Weill: Exerpts from “Three Penny Opera”  (1928)
Hindemith: Kleine Kammermusic, p. 24, No. 2 (1922)
Nazareth/Abreu: Three Brazilian Choros
Villa-Lobos: Quintet en Forme de Choros, for Woodwinds (1928)
Three Virtuoso Etudes after Gershwin by Earl Wild (arranged by David Jolley)