Reflections' by the LETO Flute & Clarinet Ensemble, with Klio Blonz ~ Flute & Shelley Levy ~ Clarinet.

22nd Sep 2020

Reflections' by the LETO Flute & Clarinet Ensemble, with Klio Blonz ~ Flute & Shelley Levy ~  Clarinet. Event Image

Event Time: 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Location: Watch via the link below on the Hurst Festival YouTube channel. Link will become live moments before the event starts. REMEMBER ALL EVENTS ARE FREE!

Link to Virtual Event

LETO have been broadcast by BBC Radio 3 and regularly perform in Festivals and Concert Series in the U.K. and abroad. They are delighted to be presenting REFLECTIONS, a playful dialogue between the two instruments, with works by Mozart, Debussy, Luckett, Villa Lobos, and Muczynski amongst others. Music from the past and present come together, creating a wold of rich colours and unique harmonies.

W.A.Mozart (1756-1791) Theme and Variations
N.Luckett (1966-) Only a Dance for solo flute
E.V.Koch (1910-2009) Monologue No 3 for solo clarinet
L.V.Beethoven (1770-18270 Duo No 1
R.Muczynski (1929-2010) Duos for flute anf clarinet
J.Rutter (1945-) Blues from Three American Miniatures
G.Gershwin (1898-1937) Summertime
G.Lewin ( 1921-2008) Viva Granada from Nostalgia d' España

“A high colourist and an explorer, Blonz performs with a tenderness and grace that is both alluring and enthralling” On Brighton Festival

"The lush lower reaches of Levy's clarinet evinced limpid grace and liquid tone, before giving way to vehement flourishes of great brilliance" Daily News

LETO Ensemble is a distinguished and versatile group incorporating flute and clarinet as a Duo or as aTrio with various instrumental combinations.

Classically trained, Klio and Shelley have performed both as solo and ensemble players in France, Greece, Canada, Ireland, Bulgaria, South Africa, Sweden, Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands and the U.K. They have appeared in Festivals and Concert Series such as the Latimer International Music Festival, Brighton Festival, Aberdeen Chamber Music Concerts Series, International Festival of Cyclades, Greece, Les Theophanies Festival in France amongst others. They have performed in the Royal Albert Hall, the Royal Festival Hall, Blackheath Halls, Cedars Hall, St Martin-in-the-Fields and the Barbican in the UK as well as in other major concert halls around the world.

LETO have been broadcast by BBC Radio 3 and have performed in the U.K. and abroad receiving excellent reviews. Their aim is to explore and promote a wide range of repertoire including old and contemporary works. They immensely enjoy working with new composers, commissioning and premiering new works such as ‘Reflet’ by Japanese composer Yoko Kubo at the Sani International Festival, Greece, as well as premieres for British composer Ian Stuart at the Prokofiev Festival and a European premiere for international award winning South African composer Hendrik Hofmeyr.

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