The Brilliance of Baroque! Another celebration from St Martin in the Fields

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A brilliant concert of baroque favourites

Director of more than 700 concerts at London’s famous Church of St Martin-in-the-Fields, widely-acclaimed British Baroque specialist, Peter G Dyson, returns to Melbourne Recital Centre with The Chamber Orchestra at St Paul’s in a wonderful baroque concert, including favourite works by Handel, J.S. Bach, Purcell and Telemann.

The orchestra will be joined by British soloists, Rebekah Gilbert (mezzo-soprano) and Richard Fomison (trumpet), alongside local internationals, Jennen Ngiau-Keng (violin) and Lachlan Redd (keyboard).

Presented by Down-Under Concert Direction

PROGRAM

Georg Philipp Telemann
Overture to Tafelmusik TW55:D1

George Frideric Handel
Eternal Source of Light Divine (Queen Anne birthday ode)
Lascia ch’io Pianda (Rinaldo)
Vivi Tiranno (Rodalinda)

J.S. Bach
Keyboard concerto in E major BWV 1053

George Frideric Handel
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)

Henry Purcell
Trumpet Sonata in D Z.850

George Frideric Handel
O Lord whose mercies are numberless (Saul)
Let the Bright Seraphim (Samson)
Concerto Grosso in C “Alexander’s Feast” HWV 319

ARTISTS

The Chamber Orchestra at St Paul’s
Guest Conductor Peter G Dyson
Soloists: Rebekah Gilbert (mezzo-soprano), Richard Fomison (trumpet), Jennen Ngiau-Keng (violin), Lachlan Redd (keyboard)

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