An interview with Timothy Orpen in his role as Principal Clarinet of the RSNO, as part of the RSNO’s “5 Minutes with…” series. Timothy talks about his life, both musical and beyond, including his greatest musical influences and career highlights.
Clarinet solo from Verdi’s La forza del destino, filmed in the magnificent setting of the Royal Opera House, performed by Timothy Orpen and Antonio Pappano.
Timothy Orpen shares his thoughts on Aaron Copland’s Clarinet Concerto and plays a few short excerpts, in the lead-up to his performance of the concerto with the Royal Northern Sinfonia at Sage Gateshead in 2015.
Excerpts from Timothy Orpen’s performance of Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra at the Bournemouth Pavilion in October 2013, recorded and later broadcast by Classic FM.