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Grand Baroque

25 August 2018, 7:30 pm

- £15 – £16

THE BAROQUE SERIES

Oxford Bach Soloists
Director: Tom Hammond Davies

Handel Coronation Anthem My heart is Inditing
Handel Arias:
Xerxes Ombré mai fu
Alexander’s Feast Revenge, Timotheus cries
Samson Let the bright seraphim
Samson Let thy celestial concerts all unite
Jephtha Waft her, angels, through the skies
Handel Coronation Anthem Zadok the Priest
Handel Dettingen Te Deum

 

The opulence and grandeur of the Baroque is celebrated in this concert featuring two of the coronation anthems Handel wrote for King George II, along with his magnificent Dettingen Te Deum first performed in 1743 in the Chapel Royal of  St James’s Palace, London in the presence of King George II in celebration of the glorious defeat of the French at Dettingen

The Oxford Bach Soloists, conducted by Tom Hammond-Davies, play on period instruments and work with the next generation of young vocalists and instrumentalists.

Tickets: £16, £15 (with a discovery card – not available on the door)
Available Online now, and also from Bath Box Office, Bath Visitor Information Centre, Bridgwater House, 2 Terrace Walk, Bath BA1 1LN

“Absolutely perfect in every way… spiritual sounds to stir the heart and soul”

“Artistic perfection combined with a rarely heard homogeneity – choral sound at its best!”

Details

Date:
25 August 2018
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
£15 – £16

Venue

St Michael’s Church
Broad Street,
Bath, BA1 5LJ
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Details

Date:
25 August 2018
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
£15 – £16

Venue

St Michael’s Church
Broad Street,
Bath, BA1 5LJ
+ Google Map