O DUO featuring Oliver Cox and Owen Gunnell, percussion
Gunnell & Cox: Bongo fury
Ravel: Alborada del gracioso
Soler: Sonata no 15
Chopin: Nocturne Opus 9 No.2
Chopin: Black key etude
Desmond: Take 5
S. Reich: Clapping music
Gunnell & Cox: Searching
Virtuoso percussionists Oliver Cox and Owen Gunnel form O Duo giving recitals all around the world. They perform both chamber music and concertos in many top concert halls, playing in Hyde Park for the Last Night of the Proms, as well as commissioning many new works and inspiring countless people around the world with their virtuosic performances, laid back presentation and passion for both percussion and music in general.
O Duo’s ability to bring a huge range of music alive, is shown in this programme which ranges from Steve Reich’s iconic minimalist ‘Clapping Music’ to arrangements of Ravel, Soler and even Chopin.
“Two superb musicians” Gramophone