Judith Bingham

October 22, 2016

This month’s featured composer is Judith Bingham. Below are notes by Judith on all of her works for Oboe and Cor Anglais. I learnt the oboe for a couple of years in my mid-teens, and it has to be said it was not a happy experience. I had always been a good singer, and I…

Helen Grime

September 4, 2016

Helen Grime studied both oboe and composition at the Royal College of Music and so knows the instrument extremely well. As well as her Oboe Concerto (written in 2003) which won an prize from the British Composer Awards, Helen has also written the following works for oboe. Three Miniatures (2013) My Three Miniatures for oboe…

Emily Doolittle

July 2, 2016

This month, we feature Canadian-born, Glasgow-based composer and oboist Emily Doolittle. Emily has very kindly written detailed notes on her oboe repertoire below. We are very pleased to announce that the first two works mentioned below have also joined the New Oboe Collection in partnership with Composers Edition. One of my ongoing interests as a…

David Knotts

June 2, 2016

This month, we are exploring four oboe compositions by English composer, David Knotts. The oboe repertoire that David has composed spans nearly two decades and includes both solo oboe, duo and trio works. David’s oboe works have been added to the special collection of compositions published in partnership with the Composers Edition (click here to view)….

The New Oboe Collection Launches

May 5, 2016

To celebrate 9 months since the New Oboe Music Project was started, we have some exciting news to tell you! The New Oboe Music Project and Composers Edition are very pleased to announce the creation of a special collection of oboe music. Set up in 2015 by English oboist, James Turnbull, the New Oboe Music…

GET THE LATEST NEWS

We send out a monthly newsletter with information about our projects and journal articles. To join our mailing list, enter your email address below.
First Name
Last Name
Email address