Friday 26 May
7.30pm – c.9.30pm
Venue St Mary’s Church, North Bar Within
Tickets £26.00 (concessions £22.00 students £5.00)
directed from the violin by Adrian Chandler
with Vladimir Waltham cello Leo Duarte, Rachel Chaplin oboes Anneke Scott, Jocelyn Lightfoot horns
Vivaldi Double Concertos
Vivaldi – the great Italian composer known worldwide for The Four Seasons – left an extraordinary legacy of work, composing around 500 concertos. This programme illuminates the genius of his writing for double concertos – two instruments of the same kind.
Whatever the combination, and whatever challenges are set for the soloists involved, this award-winning orchestral group continues to bring new audiences to this glorious music through their vivacity and musical brilliance.
‘La Serenissima rejoice in its dazzling inventiveness with a heartfelt eloquence and dynamism that captures fully the music’s wide-ranging emotional narrative.’ The Strad