Demons, Gods and Fairies: A Midsummer Celebration free

Thursday, 14.06.2018 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Free, no tickets required

Lisa Beznosiuk director/flute
Christine Lin and Grace Shih recorder
Karin Cuellar Rendon, Conor Gricmanis, Sarah Walsh and Louise Ayrton violin
James Orrell and Roc Fargas i Castells viola
Alice Trocellier viola da gamba
Miriam Nohl cello
Lucie Chabard harpsichord

Lully Overture to Roland
Muffat Florilegium (excerpts)
Purcell Chaconne in G minor from The Fairy Queen
Handel Overture to Orlando, HWV 31
Corrette La Furstemberg

The Academy Baroque Ensemble performs a summer programme of French and English music, including a suite from Purcell’s glorious opera-masque The Fairy Queen and Handel’s Overture to Orlando, an opera based on Ariosto’s epic poem.