Handel: Acis & Galatea

Sunday, 24 June at 3.00 pm

These are archived details from 2012 – current details are also available.

Acis and Galatea

Acis & Galatea was Handel's first dramatic work in English, and although not played in London until 1731, it became the most popular of all his works during his lifetime. Perfect music for a ‘pastoral’ summer afternoon in the Garden of England.

Faye Newton Galatea
Charles Daniels Acis
Paul Young Damon
Matthew Brook Polyphemus
Gail Hennessy oboe
Hannah McLaughlin oboe
Catherine Martin violin
Elizabeth MacCarthy violin
Mark Caudle cello
Peter McCarthy bass
Sally Erhardt bassoon
Robert Howarth harpsicord
Stour Music Chamber Choir
Mark Deller conductor


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