Tag Archive: woodwind

  1. Celebrating 125 Years of Adolphe Sax

    Adolphe Sax (1814-1894) was one of the most important figures in the evolution of the woodwind genre.  His patent of the saxophone in 1846 represents one of the most important...

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  2. Flute success through specialist music education

    Five flute students completed their education at Chetham’s School of Music in 2018, all progressing to hugely successful higher education at leading international conservatoires. Their achievements demonstrate their own commitment...

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  3. Bernstein at 100

    Young musicians from Chetham’s joined forces with players from across Greater Manchester and Nina Bernstein Simmons, youngest daughter of Leonard Bernstein, to celebrate her father’s centenary. Born in 1918, Bernstein...

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