Peter Whelan Interview with GoldenPlec

News July 15, 2015

One of the most engaging of the current generation of Irish early-music players, Peter Whelan returns to Dublin in June with his Edinburgh-based group Ensemble Marsyas. Principal bassoonist with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra since 2008, he is familiar to Dublin audiences from his work with the Irish Baroque Orchestra. Also in demand as both a soloist and chamber musician, Peter won a Gramophone award in 2010 for his recording of Vivaldi bassoon concertos with the group La Serenissima…