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APO Coffee Break

10am Tuesdays

Take time out every Tuesday with the APO Coffee Break

This is your chance to sit back, relax (with your beverage of choice) and listen to APO musicians playing a much-loved piece of music specially for you – performed in their homes and streamed into yours.

Presented by Ivanov Consulting

Tuesday 16 June

Beethoven Violin Sonata No.6 mvt. II
Performed by Yanghe Yu, APO First Violin and Chi Feng, Piano

Janáček Sinfonietta: Sokol Fanfare
Performed by Huw Dann, APO Principal Trumpet and Steven Logan, APO Principal Timpani


Tuesday 9 June

Ross Harris Lament for Natural Horn
Performed by David Kay, APO Horn

Gillian Whitehead Tōrua
Performed by Lauren Bennett, APO First Violin and Cathy Bennett, Piano

Available from 10am Tuesday 9 June

Tuesday 2 June

J.S. Bach Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
III. Sarabande 
IV. Gigues 
Performed by Xin (James) Jin, Associate Principal Second Violin

The Luck Penny (Traditional)
Brenda Stubbert Wake up to Cape Breton
Back Up and Push (Traditional)
Performed by Milena Parobczy, Second Violin and Caleb Chia, Guitar

Tuesday 26 May

Spohr Variations pour la harpe sur l’air 'Je suis encore dans mon printemps' Op.36
Performed by Ingrid Bauer, Principal Harp

Dave Dobbyn 'Slice of Heaven' arr. David Kay
Performed by Nicola Baker, Principal Horn, Carl Wells, Sub Principal Horn, Simon Williams, Sub Principal Horn and David Kay, Horn

Tuesday 19 May

Saint-Saëns 'Mon cœur s’ouvre à ta voix', from Samson et Dalila arr. Norberto López García
Performed by Norberto López García, Co-Principal Horn

Telemann Fantasy No.9 in E for Solo Flute
I. Affettuoso
II. Allegro
III. Grave
IV. Vivace
Performed by Camille Wells, Associate Principal Oboe

Tuesday 12 May

J.S. Bach Violin Sonata No.3 in C (mvts III, IV)
Performed by Liam Oborne, APO Second Violin

Couperin The Nightingale in Love
Vaughn Williams 'Eternity' from Ten Blake Songs
Vaughn Williams 'Ah! Sunflower' from Ten Blake Songs
Performed by Bede Hanley, APO Principal Oboe & Rachel Moody, APO First Violin

Tuesday 4 May

Jonathan Besser Lee's Tango
Christopher Prosser Dawn Chorus
Christopher Prosser Penguin Jig
Christopher Prosser Dusk Chorus
Christopher Prosser Wild Violin
Performed by Miranda Adams, APO Assistant Concertmaster & Charmian Keay, Violin

Andy Akiho Karakurenai
Performed by Eric Renick, APO Principal Percussion

Tuesday 28 April

Kreisler Caprice Viennois 
Performed by Lauren Bennett, APO First Violin & Cathy Bennett, Piano

Béla Kovács Homage to J. Strauss
Performed by Jonathan Cohen, APO Principal Clarinet and Steve Cohen, Piano

Pokarekare Ana (Traditional arr. Jonathan Cohen) 
Performed by Jonathan Cohen, APO Principal Clarinet

Tuesday 21 April

Bartok Violin Duets
Performed by Andrew Beer, APO Concertmaster & Yanghe Yu, APO First Violin

Robert Ashworth Flights of Fancy
Performed by Robert Ashworth, APO Prinicpal Viola

Tuesday 14 April

Hasselmans La Source
Performed by Ingrid Bauer, APO Principal Harp

Monti Czardas
Performed by Xin (James) Jin, APO Associate Principal Violin, and Xing Wang on piano

Tune in each week for new music





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