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Peter Whelan (bassoon), Pamela Thorby (recorder)
Wind players, and indeed all of us who respond to the rich textures and warm colours of this music, will find much here that's delightful...Thorby's playing in the two works with recorder is... — More…
Callum Thorpe (bass), Mhairi Lawson (soprano)
Ensemble Marsyas, Peter Whelan
The dramatic cantata Apollo e Dafne is an obvious choice for Ensemble Marsyas’s first venture into vocal music. It oozes the sort of vibrant woodwind writing that is meat and drink to bassoonist... — More…
Virtuoso Works for Baroque Bassoon and Continuo
Peter Whelan (bassoon)
Late Baroque composers were attracted by the expressive character of this mellow, darkly coloured instrument, and Peter Whelan explores its potential with affection and technical assurance...A... — More…
Pamela Thorby (recorder), Peter Whelan (bassoon), Alison McGillivray (cello), Elizabeth Kenny (archlute/guitar) & Marcin Świątkiewicz (harpsichord/organ)
Thorby shows her alertness to the music's variety by ringing the changes in her continuo department…and in the fantasias from the sheer interpretative intelligence and authority with which she... — More…