with the Dionysus Ensemble
Handel: Harp Concerto
Britten: Interlude from A Ceremony of Carols
Seonaid Aitken: Platinum Suite (includes Caroline Herschel inspired movement)
Corelli: “Christmas” Concerto Gross No.8
Mascagni: Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana
Bizet: Intermezzo from Carmen
Finzi: Five Bagatelles
Howard Blake: Snowman Suite
plus a couple of Christmas extras including Folk Fantasia, Celtic movement by the Dionysus Ensemble
A virtuosic chamber ensemble with a string quartet at its core, The Dionysus Ensemble bring the spirit of Christmas to Bath for this seasonal concert. The Dionysus Ensemble have also released a world premiere recording of newly discovered music by William Herschel who was based in Bath. This release has coincided with the 2022 William Herschel bicentenary celebrations.
‘really exciting stuff!
Katie Derham – BBC Radio 3
‘uplifting, mesmerising, heart-warming’
Patricia Scotland – Commonwealth Secretary-General
Tickets: £25 full price, £6 for students and under 18s