The Lyric Oboe

October 29, 2021
Theresa Dimondand Friends
October 28, 2021

The Lyric Oboe

February 2022
First United Methodist Church, Pasadena

The second concert of Season VIII features LA Opera Orchestra Principal Oboe Leslie Reed, pianist Edith Orloff, violinists Roger Wilkie and Ana Landauer, violist Shawn Mann and cellist John Walz in a recital program of favorite works that reflect the lyric side of the oboe, ranging from the pastoral to folk traditions, including works inspired by famous paintings - projections of which will be displayed during the performance.


Camille Saint-Saens: Sonata for Oboe and Piano
Gilles Silvestrini: Etudes for Oboe (inspired by paintings of Boudin, Monet, Renoir and Manet)
Joseph Horovitz: Quartet for Oboe and Strings
Alyssa Morris: Collision Etudes (inspired by paintings of Cassatt, Mitchell and O'Keeffe)
Arnold Bax: Quintet for Oboe and Strings


Leslie Reed, oboe 
Edith Orloff, piano
Roger Wilkie, violin
Ana Landauer, violin
Shawn Mann, viola
John Walz, cello


*program subject to change