Sarah Roper

Sarah Roper


Sarah Roper, the new president of IDRS and the Solo Oboe of the Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla, Spain, will perform Grace Mary Williams’ Carillons for Oboe and Orchestra. Williams is the most notable female composer from Wales, and she is the first British woman to score a feature film. This piece was commissioned by the BBC in Wales, who requested “something light-weight and entertaining.” Roper has held positions as the Associate Principal Oboe, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, NZ, and Associate Principal Oboe, Orquesta Ciudad de Granada, Spain. Sarah has recorded with OboeClassics, including Quartets for oboe and strings, digital tracks of Fantasy for oboe by Malcolm Arnold, Cuarteto con oboe and Silentium Amoris by Jesús Torres. Sarah is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music and is a Howarth of London LXV oboe artist.

Closing Gala


Open to the public – Purchase Tickets (Ticket included with conference registration.)   IDRS 2022 Conference Festival Orchestra with members of the Colorado Symphony Gary Lewis, Conductor Ted Soluri, Bassoon “Ghost of the White Deer” – Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate (1968) The performance of “Ghost of the White Deer” by Jerod Impichchaachaaha Tate was made possible by generous […]

Bassoon Concerto Closing Oboe Performance

Recital Chamber – Althea Talbot-Howard 2


The New Chevalier Sonata, Joseph Bologne, le Chevalier de Saint-Georges (1745-1799) *realized & arranged by Althea Talbot-Howard (b. 1966) I. Andante II. Tempo Minuetto III. Rondeau Pub: Pantokrator Publications (Althea Talbot-Howard) Sarah Roper, Oboe David Korevaar, Piano The Deep River Sonata – Melodies from Opus 59, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) *transcribed by Althea Talbot-Howard (b. 1966) […]

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