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The members of Aureole are Laura Gilbert, flute, Mary Hammann, viola, and Stacey Shames, harp.Their concerts and recordings also include a wide variety of popular and folk music from the Celtic, Latin, Indian, Baroque and Classical traditions. Inspired by the combination, some of the most imaginative and creative musicians and composers of our time -- Ravi Shankar, George Tsontakis, Jacob Druckman and Roberto Sierra-- have masterfully composed and arranged for Aureole. The repertoire also includes many significant and powerful works by Twentieth Century composers, including Claude Debussy, Sofia Gubaidulina, Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, Sir John Tavener, Toru Takemitsu, Harrison Birtwistle and Kaiji Saariaho.

Aureole Trio plays Maw, Bennett

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  • 1. Night Thoughts, for solo flute
    Composed by Nicholas Maw

  • 2. After Syrinx for oboe & piano
    Composed by Richard Rodney Bennett

  • 3. Roman Canticle, for mezzosoprano, flute, viola & harp
    Composed by Nicholas Maw
    With Mary Nessinger

  • 4. Six tunes for the Instruction of Singing-birds
    Composed by Richard Rodney Bennett

  • 5. Quartet for flute & string trio
    Composed by Nicholas Maw
    With John Whitfield


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