Events Diary

2018

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  • Sun
    11
    Feb
    2018

    Vivaldi Undercover

    16.00pm

    Octagon Unitarian Chapel, Colegate, Norwich, NR3 1BN

    In this invigorating and colourful programme, Passacaglia explores Vivaldi’s music as it masquerades in various different guises, including music from The Four Seasons,  JS Bach’s wonderful keyboard transcriptions, and Passacaglia’s own take on Vivaldi’s virtuosic 'La Follia’ Sonata.

    Annabel Knight and Louise Bradbury - Recorders
    Oliver Webber - Violin
    Taro Takeuchi - Baroque Guitar
    Robin Bigwood - Harpsichord
    Reiko Ichise - Viola da Gamba

    Adult tickets are available at Eventbrite, priced at £12. Child tickets, priced £5, are only available at the door but may be reserved by contacting us directly.

  • Thu
    08
    Mar
    2018

    Music of the French Baroque

    13.10

    King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University NE1 7RU

    Music from the French Baroque

    JM Hotteterre (1674 – 1763) Premiere Suite in D major (1715)
    François Couperin (1668-1733) from Dix-septiéme Ordre: La Forqueray, ou la Superbe - Les Petits Moulins a Vent
    M Blavet (1700 – 1768) Sonata op2/4 in G minor, La Lumague (1732)
    A Forqueray (1672-1745) Pieces de Viole (1747): Allemande La La Borde - La Couperin
    N Chedeville (1705 – 1782) attrib A Vivaldi  Sonata in G major from Il Pastor Fido (1737)

    Free admission. Details at http://www.ncl.ac.uk/events/live-music/

     

  • Sat
    14
    Apr
    2018

    Art of Moog: 'Homage to Switched-On Bach'

    21.15

    King's Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG

    In 1968, Wendy Carlos introduced an entirely new concept to the world: Bach performed on an analogue synthesiser. The complexity of the sound, and the inherent coolness of the instrument, brought an entirely new audience to the music of Bach. At the same time iconoclastic and devotional, Switched-On Bach changed the way Bach was seen forever.

    A rare chance to hear Bach’s music played completely live on multiple synthesisers.

    I will be joining the group playing an Akai EWI 5000 - a wind synthesizer.

    https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/contemporary/homage-switched-bach/

    https://youtu.be/9eQZdQTTMlM