Topic: Doublereeds of Juilliard 415 Just Had Recital in NYC on March 1

The Double Reeds of Juilliard415
Friday, March 1, 2013, 8pm

Rosemary and Meredith Willson Theater
Gonzalo Ruiz, oboe and director*
Dominic Teresi, bassoon*
Brandon Labadie, oboe
Lindsay McIntosh, oboe
Priscilla Smith, oboe**
Allen Hamrick, bassoon
Clay Zeller-Townson, bassoon
Sam Budish, percussion

* Faculty
** Alum

Works by Lully, Colasse, Constantin, Philidor, and anonymous composers

Juilliard Historical Performance faculty oboist Gonzalo Ruiz leads instrumentalists from Juilliard415 in a program of French suites that emulates the famous double reed ensembles of Versailles during the reign of Louis XIV. This program presents a full complement of oboes, bassoons, and percussion performing wide-ranging selections from the Philidor collection--an anthology of theater, military, ceremonial, and dance music spanning from the 1500s to the turn of the 18th century

Limited FREE tickets available 2/15