Messiah
Dec
21
8:00 PM20:00

Messiah

Handel Messiah

Orquesta sinfónica de Castilla y León
Cappella Amsterdam

Mary Bevan, soprano
Victoria Simmonds, mezzo
Maciej Kwasnokowski, tenor
Henry Waddington, bass

Eamonn Dougan conductor

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Traces
Feb
14
1:00 PM13:00

Traces

  • Church of St. Michael and All Angels, High Wycombe (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Flauti d'echo
Tabea Debus & Olwen Foulkes recorders
Benedict Williams

Traces: A programme exploring the variety of colours that emerge when one musical line traces in the exact footsteps of another. 

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Brecon Baroque Festival
Oct
30
7:00 PM19:00

Brecon Baroque Festival

Brecon Baroque Festival Orchestra directed by Rachel Podger
South Powys Youth Orchestra conducted by Tim Cronin
Nicole Boardman  mezzo-soprano
Alison McGillivray  cello
Hayley Pullen  bassoon
Benedict Williams  organ
 

Albinoni - ‘Introduzione Seconda’ from Balletti a cinque (c 1702)
Vivaldi - Concerto for Violin and Organ in D minor RV 541
Vivaldi - ‘Stabat Mater’ RV 621 for Contralto, strings, continuo

Interval

SPYM
Monteverdi (arr. Nicholas Hare) - Toccata & Madrigal from L’Orfeo
G Gabrieli (arr. Chris Nex) - Plaudite Omnis Terra

BBFO
Vivaldi - Concerto for Cello and Bassoon E minor RV409
Johann Adolf Hasse (1699-1783) - Fuga and Grave in G minor (attrib. Franz Xaver Richter)

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Divertissement élégant
Jun
21
3:00 PM15:00

Divertissement élégant

A programme of French Baroque music from the Historical Performance Department directed by Lisa Beznosiuk, professor of historical flute. Knowledge and understanding of the characterful dance rhythms and elegant melodic nuances of the French Baroque are essential for the stylish performance of all eighteenth-century music. Academy Baroque Ensemble perform a colourful programme of music spanning almost 100 years. The intimate sophistication of Couperin’s Apothéose de Lully is framed by extrovert theatre dances by Lully and a selection of astonishingly inventive and ground-breaking instrumental movements from Rameau’s last opera, Les Boréades.

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Divertissement élégant
Jun
20
7:00 PM19:00

Divertissement élégant

A programme of French Baroque music from the Historical Performance Department directed by Lisa Beznosiuk, professor of historical flute. Knowledge and understanding of the characterful dance rhythms and elegant melodic nuances of the French Baroque are essential for the stylish performance of all eighteenth-century music. Academy Baroque Ensemble perform a colourful programme of music spanning almost 100 years. The intimate sophistication of Couperin’s Apothéose de Lully is framed by extrovert theatre dances by Lully and a selection of astonishingly inventive and ground-breaking instrumental movements from Rameau’s last opera, Les Boréades.

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