Phoenix: a new recording from EM Records (EMR CD066)

English oboe and piano music featuring Nicola Hands and Jonathan Pease.

This recording promotes new contemporary works and arrangements for oboe / cor anglais and piano (three World Première recordings feature here) alongside other gems of the repertoire.

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett

‘Four Country Dances’ (2000)

William Alwyn

Sonata for oboe and piano (1934)

Michael Berkeley

‘Snake’ (1994)                                                 

Jonathan Dove

‘Lament for a Lovelorn Lenanshee’ (1993)                                                    

Jonathan Pease

‘Westbourne Nocturne’ (2019) (World Première recording)

Paul Patterson

‘Phoenix Sonata’ (2010) (World Première recording)

Frederick Delius arr. Robert Threlfall (1918–2014)

‘Harmonic Variations’ (1998) (World Première recording)


Comodo, with easy dance movement