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Danzi Quintet

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The Danzi Quintet was a Dutch wind quintet, one of the most highly regarded quintets active in the 1960s and 1970s The quintet took its name from the 18th/19th-century composer Franz Danzi (a notable early composer of wind quintets), and was founded in 1956 or 1957 by the flutist Frans Vester. [1]

20 relations: Arnold Schoenberg, Bassoon, Clarinet, Contemporary classical music, Dutch National Opera, Flute, Franz Danzi, Han de Vries, Horn (instrument), John Tyrrell (musicologist), Josef Tal, Misha Mengelberg, Oboe, Peter Schat, Rob du Bois, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Stanley Sadie, Ton de Leeuw, Wind quintet, Wind Quintet (Schoenberg).

Arnold Schoenberg

Arnold Franz Walter Schoenberg or Schönberg (13 September 187413 July 1951) was an Austrian-American composer, music theorist, teacher, writer, and painter.

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The bassoon is a woodwind instrument in the double reed family that typically plays music written in the bass and tenor clefs, and occasionally the treble.

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The clarinet is a musical-instrument family belonging to the group known as the woodwind instruments.

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Contemporary classical music

Contemporary classical music can be understood as belonging to the period that started in the mid-1970s to early 1990s, which includes modernist, postmodern, neoromantic, and pluralist music.

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Dutch National Opera

Dutch National Opera (DNO; formerly De Nederlandse Opera, now De Nationale Opera in Dutch) is a Dutch opera company based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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The flute is a family of musical instruments in the woodwind group.

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Franz Danzi

Franz Ignaz Danzi (June 15, 1763April 13, 1826) was a German cellist, composer and conductor, the son of the noted Italian cellist Innocenz Danzi.

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Han de Vries

Han Samuel de Vries (born 31 August 1941, The Hague), is a Dutch oboist and is considered the doyen of the Dutch school of oboe playing.

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Horn (instrument)

A horn is any of a family of musical instruments made of a tube, usually made of metal and often curved in various ways, with one narrow end into which the musician blows, and a wide end from which sound emerges.

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John Tyrrell (musicologist)

John Tyrrell (born 1942) is a British musicologist.

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Josef Tal

Josef Tal (Hebrew: יוסף טל; September 18, 1910 – August 25, 2008) was an Israeli composer.

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Misha Mengelberg

Misha Mengelberg (5 June 1935 – 3 March 2017) was a Dutch jazz pianist and composer.

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Oboes are a family of double reed woodwind instruments.

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Peter Schat

Peter Ane Schat (5 June 1935, in Utrecht – 3 February 2003, in Amsterdam) was a Dutch composer.

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Rob du Bois

Rob du Bois (28 May 1934 – 28 August 2013) was a Dutch composer, pianist, and jurist.

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Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest) is a symphony orchestra in the Netherlands, based at the Amsterdam Royal Concertgebouw (concert hall).

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Stanley Sadie

Stanley John Sadie, CBE (30 October 1930 – 21 March 2005) was an influential and prolific British musicologist, music critic, and editor.

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Ton de Leeuw

Antonius Wilhelmus Adrianus de Leeuw (born Rotterdam, 16 November 1926; died Paris, 31 May 1996) was a Dutch composer.

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Wind quintet

A wind quintet, also known as a woodwind quintet, is a group of five wind players (most commonly flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon).

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Wind Quintet (Schoenberg)

The Wind Quintet, Op.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danzi_Quintet

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