with the Carolean Consort
Bach: Sinfonia (Christmas Oratorio)
Handel: Recorder Sonata in F, HWV 369
Vivaldi: Domine Deus (Gloria)
Handel: Excerpts from Messiah
I know my Redeemer liveth
Let the bright Seraphim (Samson)
Handel: Pastoral Symphony (Messiah)
Corelli: Pastorale (Christmas concerto)
Telemann: Violin Sonata no. 2 in D major, TWV 41
Trad: Angelus ad virginem
Trad: Sussex carol
Peter Warlock: Bethlehem Down
Michael Head: Little Road to Bethlehem
Trad: Two Polish carols
Clarke: Lullaby at Christmas
Chilcott: Harpsichord Concerto in F Major, Op. 2, No.5
The Carolean Consort is a West Country ensemble of professional young musicians who have acquired national and international reputations in the field of baroque music.
Making their debut with Bath Recitals they will be presenting a Christmas concert with music from Baroque masters including excerpts from Handel’s Messiah.
The programme also includes a selection of 20th century carols by Peter Warlock, Michael Head and our own Tom Clarke will lead into a sparkling harpsichord concerto by Thomas Chilcott, organist at Bath Abbey in the mid-18th century.
Don’t miss this unusual, candlelit Christmas concert in the lovely setting of St Michael’s Church
Tickets: £22 full price, £8 for students and under 18s
Available online from the Bath Box Office or in person from the venue during normal opening hours.