Poulenc: Sextet for Winds and Piano, Op. 100
This concert features one-time only collaborations of Eastman School faculty and RPO members including Rebecca Gilbert, flute; Erik Behr, oboe; William Amsel, clarinet; Matthew McDonald, bassoon; W. Peter Kurau, horn; and Chiao-Wen Cheng, piano.
The full Colors of France concert included Claude Debussy’s Syrinx, Maurice Ravel’s Pièce en Forme de Habanera, Camille Saint-Saëns’s Romance, Vincent d’Indy’s Sarabande et Menuet, Paul Taffanel’s Wind Quintet in G Minor, Maurice Emmanuel’s Sonata for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano, and the work we hear today, Francis Poulenc’s Sextet for Winds and Piano.
This concert was recorded on November 20, 2015 at the Hochstein School of Music and Dance.