November 19, 2022 

One of our quintet members has tested positive for Covid and we want to keep you all safe. The person is doing OK.

We are looking at rescheduling with this same program for 2023 so stay tuned.

This ensemble now has a band name: *Positive*




Hear the wild splash of the Wuorinen wind quintet, a bucolic alphorn solo, a world premiere for flute and owl sounds, a pastoral quintet by Milhaud based on a castle near his home, and the melding of Brazilian & Baroque in music of Villa-Lobos. 

Flute - Carrie Rose

Oboe - Kathy Ceasar-Spall
Clarinet - Cheryl Hill
Bassoon - Chris McFarlane

French Horn & Alphorn - Shawn Hagen


  • To the Winter Sun by Douglas Hill
           for solo alphorn

  • World Premiere by Carrie Rose

      for alto flute and owl sounds 

  • Wind Quintet by Charles Wuorinen

  • Two-Part Invention #2 in c minor by J. S. Bach

      arranged for flute and bassoon​

  • Bachianas Brasileiras #6 by Hector Villa Lobos

      for flute and bassoon​

  • Retracing by Elliot Carter

      for solo bassoon

  • La Cheminée du Roi René by Darius Milhaud

      for wind quintet​


Covid Protocols for November 19, 2022

  • All of the performers will do a rapid antigen test shortly before the start of the concert

  • Masks are required for audience members

  • Reception (Post-Concert ):  Windows will be open for ventilation, and masks may be removed to enjoy refreshments.