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1953: Ligeti's Bagatelles for Wind Quintet

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The Hungarian György Ligeti was one of the 20th century’s greatest musical innovators. His effervescent Six Bagatelles for wind quintet connected the music of his great influence, Bartók, to the language of the future. This outstanding collection of internationally-renowned wind players, joined by pianist Michael Brown, offers wind ensemble classics of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

Program
Reicha Quintet in D major for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn, Op. 91, No. 3 (1817-19)
Barber Summer Music for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn, Op. 31 (1955)
Ligeti Six Bagatelles for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn (1953)
Mozart Quintet in E-flat major for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, and Piano, K. 452 (1784)
Françaix L’heure du berger for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, and Piano (1947)

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Alice Tully Hall
  • 1941 Broadway
  • Manhattan, NY 10023