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Woodwind instruments: bassoon, oboe, flute and clarinet


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Click here to hear a sample of music from Winds at Sea

Tuesday 27th July 2021
The Stoller Hall - Manchester 6pm
Wednesday 15th September 2021
Amey Theatre - Abingdon 6pm            

Winds at Sea is a new Cuillin Sound programme, a one-hour performance with a focus on film and television music alongside some great classical pieces – all presented with the wonderful range of woodwind colours.

Cuillin Sound wind quartet produce film and TV music including Boccherini (The Ladykillers) and Delibes (British Airways), plus music by film composers Malcolm Arnold and Matyas Seiber, also English music by Elgar and Peter Warlock, and Spanish music by Manuel de Falla. 

Sunday 15th March 2020
Gatehouse of Fleet - Parish church

Gatehouse of Fleet is set in a National Scenic Area and on the edge of the magnificent Galloway Forest Park in the rural heart of Dumfries and Galloway. We are delighted to be visiting in March 2020.


Vivaldi - Four seasons

Quartets by McGuire, Seiber and Nielsen.

Sunday 28th April 2019

Maelor Music Society (near Wrexham)

We will be performing our "Celtic Knotwork" programme at Maelor.

‘Da Day Dawn’ - two traditional Shetland melodies

Eddie McGuire ‘Winds at Sea’

Traditional Welsh folk songs

James McMillan: ‘From Galloway’ for solo clarinet

Thomas Erskine: Overture in Three Movements


Eddie McGuire ‘Celtic Knotwork’

Melinda Maxwell: ‘Pibroch’ for solo oboe

'Heart of the Hebrides’ - music by Rebecca Mackay arr. Perkins, with projected photos by Mike Bell

‘From the Western Isles’ - traditional Hebridean melodies, arr. Perkins

January 4th 2018

Happy New Year!

We spent the first few days of the year on a rehearsal retreat to Snead, near Bishop's Castle on the beautiful welsh border. This also included the first performance of two of the four season concertos - Summer and Winter. We received some very positive feedback, and our audience are looking forward to hearing all four seasons soon.

September 7th 2017

Our first concert in our new formation at Keble College Chapel, Oxford.

We had an appreciative audience of over 100 who really enjoyed our programme

of Bridge, Arnold, Francaix and Seiber. This programme offers a great mix of serious, musically and technically demanding music in the Bridge and lighter, more humorous moments in the Francaix and Seiber.

A supper in the impressive college hall afterwards finished off a very enjoyable concert.

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