Beaks and Quills re-invented: a new repertoire for recorder quartet with harpsichord

This article by Alexander Blustin first appeared in the Newsletter of the National Early Music Association (NEMA), Volume i/1 (January 2017) – reproduced by kind permission of the Editor. Do you ever have the feeling that you always play the same eight pieces? Have you explored the entire extant historical repertoire of your instrument …Continue reading “Beaks and Quills re-invented: a new repertoire for recorder quartet with harpsichord”

Cutting Edge Brass – 13th July 2013

Colchester New Music presents the Bespoke Brass Ensemble. Don’t miss this evening of SOUND PLUMBING!  The newest, richest, wildest brassy music – captured by Colchester composers and those far beyond hrought to life by this fabulous ensemble. Over 40 scores were entered for consideration for the programme – from Colchester and East Anglia, other parts of theContinue reading “Cutting Edge Brass – 13th July 2013”

Kaleidoscope Call for Scores

CALL FOR SCORES   Kaleidoscope Ensemble in association with CNM The Kaleidoscope Ensemble is an innovative new local chamber ensemble, consisting of the following musicians and instruments. Corrina Dolso – soprano Rebecca Walker – cello/double bass Mary Blanchard – Flute Peter Dollimore – Piano In 2011 we played a short series of well received lunchtimeContinue reading “Kaleidoscope Call for Scores”