Timothy looks forward to his BBC Proms Chamber Music Concert at Cadogan Hall this lunchtime as part of the Royal Northern Sinfonia Winds with Christian Blackshaw.
Nielsen Wind Quintet
Mozart Quintet in E flat major for piano and winds, K.452
Mozart’s Quintet is a charming affair, described by the 28-year-old composer as ‘the best thing I have written in my life so far’, while Nielsen’s – which was influenced by Mozart’s – is a showcase for the different tones of the five wind instruments, a distinctive blend of contemporary and neo-Classical gestures.
Click here to hear the broadcast via the BBC Radio 3 Website for 30 days from 27th July.