New Sydney Wind Quintet

Artistic Director Bridget Bolliger | visit Bridget’s website

experience the colours of classical wind music

Here the virtuoso ensemble’s generally dark and wonderful blended sound is heard to full advantage. Superb reading, excellent sound.
‘Quintopia’ is reviewed in the latest issue of American Record Guide, Nov/Dec 2014

It’s just you and the score, coming at you with unparalleled sensitivity and the kind of technical perfection that does not draw attention to itself…
Fanfare Magazine, March/April 2014.

The inclusion of Nielsen’s great Quintet just helps us appreciate the range of the New Sydney Wind Quintet’s artistry, which is compelling
Audiophile Audition, February 2014. 

… this is a beautiful performance, where flautist Bridget Bolliger especially gets to show off her impressionistic styling.
… they offer such professional poise …
Music Web International, January 2014. 

Superb playing. Bravo. I cannot imagine these pieces played better!
Vladimir Ashkenazy, November 2009.

The New Sydney Wind Quintet was exceptional, demonstating accuracy and technical facility with the ease of waiting for a bus.
The Bay Post, November 2010.

NSWQ stand their ground against even the Berlin Phil quintet’s recording.
Limelight magazine, December 2011.

Photo credit Adrian Boddy