Ensemble Françaix: Trios for Winds & Piano - Cocktail Hour Chamber Music

Wednesday 26 April 2017

Recital Hall East

Level 1, Sydney Conservatorium of Music Sydney NSW

Formed in 2016 by Sydney Conservatorium of Music alumni Emmanuel Cassimatis and Nicholas Young with bassoonist Matthew Kneale, Ensemble Françaix has already attracted global attention with its vibrant approach to music for unconventional instrument combinations.

In preparation for their international debut at the 2017 Osaka International Chamber Music Competition and Festa, join Ensemble Françaix for this special one-hour recital featuring trios for oboe, bassoon and piano by Françaix, Previn and Poulenc, along with the trio's own arrangement of Percy Grainger's Molly on the Shore.

For more artist info visit www.ensemblefrancaix.com.


Jean Françaix (1912 - 1997)
Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano

Percy Grainger (1882 - 1961)
Molly on the Shore arr. Ensemble Françaix

André Previn (1929 - )
Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano

Francis Poulenc (1899 - 1963)
Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano, FP43


Emmanuel Cassimatis


Matthew Kneale


Nicholas Young

ticket pricing
  • Free, bookings not required