"The Oboe Band was formed in 2005 to revive this once hugely popular ensemble of Baroque oboes and bassoons.
As the only professional ensemble of its kind in the UK, The Oboe Band are committed to researching and presenting the rich and varied repertoire which includes theatre music by Purcell and his contemporaries, Musique de Table written for Louis XIV and chamber sonatas and ceremonial music from many European composers.
From 2006 — 2008 The Oboe Band were given the prestigious position of Ensemble in Residence at the Royal College of Music. Their role there combined performances, pedagogic duties and research.
The Oboe Band give lecture recitals and concerts throughout the UK and Europe. Each performance is given an exciting twist as they provide historical insights, academic demonstration and collaborate with actors and dancers. ..."
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