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The musical world of 18th-century Europe was a small one. Despite the problems presented by contemporary standards of transport, it was quite normal for composers in one region to be entirely au fait with developments elsewhere.
Award-winning ensemble La Serenissima celebrate their 25th Anniversary with The Godfather, touring iconic works by Pisendel, Telemann and JS Bach and the Italians that inspired them – with a blazing line-up of strings, wind, trumpets and timpani.
Concerto for 3 trumpets, timpani, 2 oboes, bassoon, strings & continuo in D, TWV 54: D3
Georg Philipp TELEMANN (1681 – 1767)
Concerto movement for violin, strings & continuo in a
Johann Georg PISENDEL (1687 – 1755)
Concerto movement for 2 oboes, bassoon, strings & continuo in E flat
Johann Georg PISENDEL
Concerto movement for violin, 3 trumpets, timpani, 2 oboes, bassoon, strings & continuo in D, BWV1045
Johann Sebastian BACH (1685 – 1750)
Concerto for violin, cello, strings & continuo in B flat
Giuseppe BRESCIANELLO (1690 – 1758)
Concerto for strings & continuo in A, RV 158
Antonio VIVALDI (1678 – 1741)
Concerto for violin, 2 oboes, bassoon, 3 trumpets, timpani, strings & continuo in D, FaWV L:D3
Johann Friedrich FASCH (1688 – 1758)
Adrian Chandler, director/violin
Full Price: £45, £30, £20, £10
Concessions: Limited mobility and companion, 50% off
Students: £5 off full price
Under 18's: 50% off Please note this performance is suitable for children aged 6+
Doors open at 7pm. Latecomers are permitted 15 minutes after the performance begins