Berlin Philharmonic Woodwind Quintet and Stephen Hough, piano

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 7:30 pm
Tickets:  $40/$10 for 30 years or younger

Recognized for redefining the sound of the classical wind quintet, this ensemble from one of the world’s great orchestras made a well-received debut on our series in 2011. Famed British pianist and composer, Stephen Hough, will join the ensemble for its return, presenting four rarely heard works, including a 2009 trio by Mr. Hough.

"It’s difficult for a small ensemble to step out meaningfully from the shadows of one of the world’s most-respected orchestras, but the Philharmonic’s quintet accomplishes that stunningly through solid playing and creative programs."  Ray Mark Rinaldi, The Denver Post, (Friday, January 4, 2018)

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Program

  • Stephen Hough: Trio for piccolo, contrabassoon, and piano, "Was mit den Tränen geschieht"
  • W.A. Mozart: Quintet in E-flat major for Winds and Piano, K. 452
  • Francis Poulenc: Sextet for wind quintet and piano in C major, FP 100
  • Paul Hindemith: Kleine Kammermusik, Op. 24, no. 2

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