The Soni Ventorum Wind Quintet

"I have worked closely with the members of the Soni Ventorum Wind Quintet in various activities.  Each one of the musicians is a virtuoso of his particular instrument, and through many years of dedication and work they have formed a truly remarkable ensemble.  For me, it is one of the finest groups of its kind."
                                                                                                                   ~ Pablo Casals

For November, 2014
Spotlight on a masterpiece - from the Archives page:
This arrangement is one of the greatest ever written for any kind of group,

Brahms, Johannes (1833 - 1897) Variations and Fugue on a Theme of
Handel, Op. 24 (1861) for piano, arranged for wind quintet by Mark Popkin
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Also featured are other recorded performances by:
Felix Skowronek, flute
Laila Storch, oboe
James Caldwell, oboe
Alex Klein, oboe
Rebecca Henderson, oboe
William McColl, clarinet
Arthur Grossman website, bassoon
Christopher Leuba, horn
David Kappy, horn, and many others.

A complete discography is now available, Thanks are owed to Megan Lyden, flutist and historian, author of "The Story of the Soni Ventorum Wind Quintet". This book is now available for purchase in a variety of formats. book

Welcome!  For comments or questions please contact:

Thank you,
Neil Skowronek