Equally at home on modern and historical instruments, Peter Whelen has a diverse repertoire spanning over four centuries and is in constant demand as a soloist, chamber musician and director. He has received glowing responses from audiences and critics across the globe including a 2010 Gramophone Award for his Vivaldi recording with La Serenissima. As a concerto soloist, Peter has performed in many of the world’s most prestigious venues, including the Musikverein (Vienna), the Lincoln Centre (NY) and the Wigmore Hall (London- broadcast live on BBC radio). He has recorded the Weber bassoon concerto for Linn records with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and the Mozart Concerto and Haydn Sinfonia Concertante for Hyperion with Arcangelo.
Rosendal Chamber Music Festival Performances
13th August - 18:00 - Riddersalen (“Great Hall”)
18:00 – Concert, «Riddersalen» (“New Hall”)
Schubert: Octet in F major, D. 803 
Brentano String Quartet; Marius Flatby, bass; Sharon Kam, clarinet; Peter Whelan, bassoon; and Ragnhild Lothe, horn