Concert 6

8 March 2020

Arunda Wind Trio

oboe, clarinet, bassoon

Sarah Cruickshank, oboe – Jenny Stephenson, clarinet – Anna Mary Lynch, bassoon

Arunda formed in 2010 after studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, the Royal College of Music and the Conservatoire à Rayonnement Région de Marseille.

Passionate about promoting the diverse range of music available for reed trio, Arunda is constantly exploring new repertoire and enjoys bringing some of the lesser known works to the concert platform.

The trio are former members of the prestigious Live Music Now! scheme, founded by Yehudi Menuhin. Arunda has performed at the St Magnus Festival in Orkney and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Recent engagements include performances at the Scottish Parliament and the Usher Hall, Edinburgh as part of the Emerging Artists: Sound Check series.

As well as being passionate about chamber music, the members of the trio are dedicated orchestral players and can often be seen playing with the leading Scottish orchestras such as the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra and the Orchestra of Scottish Ballet.

The programme will include:

Mozart – Divertimento No 2
Jacques Ibert – Cinq Pièces en Trio
Rossini – Largo al factotum from The Barber of Seville
Georges Bizet – Suite from Carmen
Shin-Itchiro Yokoyama – Valse de Mariage

Link to the artists' website

http://www.windtrio.com/