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Summer Concert 1985

Time:
14 Jul 1985, 7:30 p.m.
Venue:
Grange Arts Centre, Rochdale Road, Oldham OL9 6EA
Conductor:
James Morrison

Soloists

Richard Simpson

Richard Simpson was born near York and studied oboe at the Royal College of Music with Sidney Sutcliffe. After freelancing with the major London orchestras Richard was appointed sub-principal oboe with the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Since 1974 he has been principal oboe with the Halle and enjoys playing as much chamber music as time will allow.

Programme

Johannes Brahms: Symphony No 4 in E min OP 98

Richard Strauss: Oboe Concerto

Igor Stravinsky: Ballet Suite: Pulcinella

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