Academy of Ancient Music with Viktoria Mullova

Academy of Ancient Music with Viktoria Mullova

Monday 18 November 2019

Times: 7.30pm

Prices: £32, £27, U25s £6. Prices include £1 booking fee

Venue: The Apex

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Monday 18 November 2019, 7.30pm


This event is promoted by The Apex

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Her intelligence and artistry place Viktoria Mullova among the most exciting soloists of her generation, a violinist whose bold clarity of vision lets the music speak directly to the listener.

Here Mullova joins Richard Egarr and the Academy of Ancient Music for a concert that sets the sublime against the joyful, in music by Haydn, JS and CPE Bach.

The mercurial moods of CPE Bach’s Symphony in A major and the good-natured warmth and earthy wit of Haydn – heard here in his Symphony No 4 and his sparkling Violin Concerto in G major – stand in contrast to the transcendent, other-worldly beauty of Erbarme Dich from JS Bach’s St Matthew Passion, in which the purity of the countertenor voice is set in dialogue with its wordless spirit-double, the violin.

Continuing the AAM’s ‘From her Pen’ series, which champions the unjustly neglected music of the Baroque’s women composers, the concert concludes with ‘Sinfonia’ from Pallade e Marte by the enigmatic Maria Margherita Grimani.

Viktoria Mullova - Violin
Richard Egarr - Director/Harpsichord

Maria Margherita Grimani - 'Sinfonia' from Pallade e Marte
CPE Bach - Symphony No.4 in A major, H660
JS Bach - Cantata 'Bekennen will ich seinen Namen', BWV200
JS Bach - Concerto for Violin No. 1 in A minor, BWV1041

Interval

Haydn - Symphony No.4 in D major, HobI:4
Haydn - 'Fac me vere tecum flere' from Stabat Mater, HobXXa:1
Haydn - Concerto for Violin in G major, HobVIIa:4

Starts: 7.30pm
Tickets: £32*, £27*, Under 25's £6*
Venue: The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
*Includes £1 booking fee

This event is promoted by The Apex and co-produced with Orchestras Live.

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