La Serenissima

Friday, 24 June at 7.30 pm

These are archived details from 2011 – current details are also available.

Adrian Chandler director/violin
Katy Bircher flute
Gail Hennessy oboe
Peter Whelan bassoon

Vivaldi: The French Connection 2

‘Paris’ Concerto No.2 in E for strings & continuo
Concerto in F for violin, oboe, strings & continuo
Concerto in A for flute, strings & continuo
Concerto in C for bassoon
Concerto Il Gran Mogul in D for flute, strings & continuo
‘Paris’ Concerto No.11 in G for strings & continuo
Concerto La Notte in G for flute, 2 violins, bassoon & continuo
Concerto in B flat for violin, strings & continuo

Following their successful 2009 programme Vivaldi – The French Connection, La Serenissima presents another sumptuous programme of Vivaldi concertos with French themes. Amongst the many items of interest is the chamber version of his well-known La Notte concerto, and following the recent, much-publicised discovery of the work in the National Archives of Scotland, a performance of his flute concerto Il Gran Mogul.


This concert has been generously sponsored by The Sir John Swire 1989 Charitable Trust