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Austral Harmony perform music of exceptional originality by formidably gifted masters of the keyboard: François Couperin, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach and Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre

Music of exceptional originality by formidably gifted masters of the keyboard: François Couperin, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach and Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre - French harpsichordist of extraordinary talent favoured with the patronage of Louis XIV, and one of the earliest eminent woman composers. Personalities and sentiments are evocatively depicted by the character pieces and a ‘Portrait of Love’ for the beautifully mellow tones of baroque oboe d’amore mixed with viola da gamba.

E Jacquet de la Guerre

Sonata in D minor from Sonates pour le Viollon et pour le Clavecin for violin & bc

Trio sonata in G minor for oboe, violin & basso continuo

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

La Sophie

La Caroline

François Couperin

Neuviéme Concert Intitulé Ritratto dell’ amore for oboe d’amore & viola da gamba

 

Margaret Caley - baroque violin

Jane Downer - baroque oboe & oboe d’amore

Michael O’Loghlin - viola da gamba

Catherine Stirling - harpsichord

 

For the Byron Music Society

 
On Sep 24
Sep 24, 2017 03:00 pm