Enjoy a complimentary cocktail and canapés at this exclusive summer concert in the heart of historic Bath.
Relax with a drink at the Old Theatre Royal as Musica Poetica take you on a whirlwind tour of 17th and 18th century Europe with Baroque Tales. Your complimentary Baroque-themed cocktail will ensure our summer musical party goes off with a swing.
From France with the music of Rameau and Clérambault; to Italy with Cavalli, to Germany with Tunder and to England with the music of Purcell and Handel.
About Musica Poetica
Performing on period instruments, Musica Poetica is an early music ensemble dedicated to bringing early music to new audiences in extraordinary venues. With a reputation for energetic and engaging performances of repertoire from Monteverdi to Mozart, they have been praised for their “constantly upbeat brilliance and dynamism”.
Franz Tunder: Salve coelestis pater & An Wasserflüssen Babylon
Heinrich Biber: Sonata Representiva
Louis-Nicolas Clérambault: La Mort d’Hercule
Jean-Philippe Rameau: 3-ième Concert, Pièces de Clavecin en Concerts
George Frederic Handel: Rejoice Greatly (from Messiah) & The Harmonious Blacksmith
Henry Purcell: Fairest Isle, King Arthur
Richard Leveridge: 3 Comic Songs
Francesco Cavalli: La Calisto, Scenes 1 & 2