The Mendip Ensemble first performed together as a trio in 2012, with Carole Jenner Timms (flute), Simon Naylor (oboe) & Jacquelyn Bevan (piano). In 2013 they were joined by Neil Moore (clarinet) and in 2014-17 by Penny Birnstingl (bassoon). The Mendip Ensemble specialise in 20th Century repertoire which they aim to make more accessible to audiences.
Mendip Ensemble 2020 concerts:
Wednesday, 17th June 2020 at 12.30pm
Lunchtime concert at St John the Baptist Church, Midsomer Norton.
Programme to include Pucihar Trio for Flute, Oboe & Piano. Free entry with retiring collection.
Selection of past concerts at The Bennett Centre, Vicarage Street, Frome BA11 1PU
Wednesday, 31st July 2019 at 1pm
A Song & Dance II
(flute, oboe, piano)
Loeillet: Trio Sonata in Dm
Ibert: Deux pieces
Gary Schocker: Amuse-bouches
Alex Templeton: Trio
Wednesday, 14th August 2019 at 1pm
The Twentieth Century Clarinet
Neil Moore and Jacquelyn Bevan perform 20th century works for clarinet & piano, including music by Finzi, Templeton and Poulenc.
Wednesday, 21st August 2019 at 1pm
French Chamber Music
(flute, oboe, clarinet, piano)
Madsen: Hommage to Poulenc
Damase: Slow movt from Quartet