Charivari Agréable

Saturday, 20 June at 7.30 pm

These are archived details from 2009 – current details are also available.

Bojan Cicic baroque violin
Linda Hannah-Andersson baroque violin
Rachel Stott baroque viola
Ibi Aziz viola da gamba
Mark Baigent baroque oboe & recorder
Jane Downer baroque oboe & recorder
Nicholas Benda oboe da caccia
Michael Brain baroque bassoon
Abi Aziz viola da gamba
Elizabeth Harré violone
Kah-Ming Ng harpsichord, director

Two Funerals and a Birthday

In this year of anniversaries, tonight’s programme, which includes works by Handel and Purcell, features especially four of the ‘original’ Brandenburg Concertos, written by Giuseppe Torelli in 1698, and dedicated to Sophie Charlotte, Electress of Brandenburg (also first Queen of Prussia) and sister of George I of England.

Handel Concerto Grosso in F major
Torelli Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in D major
Torelli Brandenburg Concerto No 1 in G major
Purcell Chacony in G minor
Torelli Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in E minor
Torelli Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in B minor
Purcell Three Parts on a Ground
Handel Overture & Passacaille

Tickets:£20£15£10 (unreserved)

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