Wednesday, 30 January 2013

Classical musicians who dominate public perception of their instrument


Not necessarily 'the best' but those who have indelibly stamped themselves on perceptions of their instrument.

This is a personal selection - Anglo-orientated - feel free to disagree/ make alternate suggestions.

Flute - James Galway

Oboe - Heinz Holliger

French Horn - Dennis Brain

Clarinet - Jack Brymer

Recorder - Arnold Dolmetsch

Trumpet - Maurice Andre

Guitar - Segovia

Lute - Julian Bream

Percussion - James Blades

Bassoon - Nobody

Harpsichord - George Malcolm