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Mann — Torden Og Lyn (Thunder and Lightning)
Prokofiev — Sonata for Violin and Piano in D major, Op.94a
Stravinsky — Octet for Wind Instruments
Bliss — Quintet for Oboe and String Quartet

Sir Arthur Bliss served in the Royal Army before becoming Master of the Queen's Music. His Wind Quintet was written in 1927, when "Bliss's voice assumed the mantle of maturity…imbued with a quality of contentment reflecting his serenity.”

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