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ENSEMBLE 360.

6-5-18. So to the Last Concert of My Leamington Festival Experience. Sheffield,s Own Ensemble 360.

On Arrival . Find Ensembles Piano Player, Tim Horton. Is Unable to Attend.

Looks Like My Smetana Polka,s Have Gone West !. Find it Strange Replacement Pianist Cannot Play Them !.

Tonight,s Programme is Changed around a Bit Too.

Concert Opens with Anton Reicha, Wind Quartet in E Flat OP 88 No 2. Reicha Known for His Wind Music. Though I Have a Fine Piano CD Of His.

First Thoughts. Clarinet Player, Plus Sax, too. Matthew Hunt. Makes a Good Leader of the Ensemble. He Introduces Each Musical Piece. With a Amusing & Easy Going Style. Plus Amy Harman Plays a Mean Bassoon.

Second Item Tonight. A Double Bassoon Solo Item. Quite a Novelty !. Leamington Has the Grand Union Canal. Much Nature in Abundance. Birds a Plenty.


Composer Sculhoff in the Dadaism Style. Going Off in a Tangent. With the BassNachtigall. Was Very Interesting. Played Well.


First Half Finish,s with Miloslav Kabelac Wind Sextet OP 8. Miloslav Not a Friend Of the Czech Authority,s !.

Time to Go Outside. Stretch My Legs. Get Respite From The Heat.

Second Half Begins. With My Favourite of Tonight,s Musical Offering. Sextet in E Flat H174. By Bohuslav Martinu.

Music has a Jazz Influence. Matthew Says He His Always Happy When He Knows. He Will Be Playing This. On This Evidence I Concur With That !.

Concert Finish,s With Much Liked Composer Of Mine. Leos Janacek " Mlada " ( Youth ). Janacek Recalling His Prime Time. Encore is Reprise Of Reicha Earlier Item.

Return to Sheffield. Happy & Refreshed From A Czech Musical Weekend Experience !.

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