Nadia's Influence: Works by students of Nadia Boulanger



Inventi Ensemble are masters of classical repertoire, re-inventors of past works, and performers of the new.

This dynamic new chamber ensemble run by artistic directors Ben Opie (oboe) and Melissa Doecke (flute), collaborates with Australia’s finest soloists and chamber musicians.

Focusing on composers who have learnt from Nadia Boulanger, this concert will showcase the expansive diversity of her teachings, from Elliot Carter and Piazzolla to Bacharach.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & Inventi Ensemble


Lili Boulanger
Nocturne for flute and piano

Elliott Carter
Inner Song for Oboe

Thea Musgrave
Narcissus for solo flute and digital delay

Astor Piazzolla
Tango etudes for solo flute

Lennox Berkeley
Sonatina for oboe and piano

Burt Bacharach
Alfie (arr. Inventi Ensemble fl, ob, pno)


This production is part of the following series:

Inventi Ensemble

Inventi Ensemble is a dynamic new chamber ensemble run by Artistic Directors Ben Opie (oboe) and Melissa Doecke (flute), drawing together Australia’s leading soloists and chamber musicians.