Vivaldi – The Four Seasons by Candlelight
Saturday 06 November 2021
Vivaldi – Concerto for Two Violins and Cello in D minor
Purcell – Suite from The Fairy Queen
Bach – Concerto for Harpsichord and Two Recorders in F
Vivaldi – Four Seasons
The Baroque Chamber Orchestra of London
Catherine Manson Director/Violin
As first violinist of the classical London Haydn Quartet, Catherine Manson has performed in venues such as Carnegie Hall, the Library of Congress, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, London’s Wigmore Hall and the Sydney Opera House. The quartet’s series of recordings of the Haydn quartets on the Hyperion label has met with high critical acclaim internationally.
She was appointed as leader of the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra in 2006. Together with the orchestra’s director, Ton Koopman she has recorded the six obbligato sonatas by Bach, Haydn’s concerto for violin and organ and the complete chamber music by Buxtehude. They have given many concerts together throughout Europe.
She is frequently invited as guest leader of ensembles such as Il Gardellino, Collegium Vocale, the Smithsonian Chamber Players in USA and Arcangelo in the UK. She has recently appeared as soloist and director with Tafelmusik in Canada and with the Orquesta Barrocca de Sevilla.
Dates, Times & Book
|Sat 06 Nov||7:30 PM||£32/£29/£22/£16/£9||Book|
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