A re-creation of a typical concert given by the Edinburgh Musical Society during its opening season in St Cecilia's Hall (1763–4), with works by Handel, Corelli, Geminiani and Stanley. Features Lorna Anderson (soprano).
Ensemble Meridiana – Leipzig Connections
The story of the recruitment process for the post of Thomas Kantor, Leipzig, in 1722 through the music of four of the applicants: Georg Philipp Telemann, Johann Friedrich Fasch, J S Bach and Christoph Graupner.
SATURDAY 15 FEBRUARY 2014, 7.45pm, St Cecilia's Hall
Ensemble Labyrinthe – The Renaissance Transition
A concert tracing the development of music from the Renaissance to the Baroque, with music by Pierre Sandrin, Diego Ortiz, Monteverdi and Corelli.
SATURDAY 22 MARCH 2014, 7.45pm, St Cecilia's Hall
London Haydn Quartet with Eric Hoeprich (basset clarinet) – Haydn and Mozart: An Exploration of Illumination
A programme paying tribute to Haydn and Mozart through well-loved masterpieces: Haydn's quartets Op. 76 no. 5 in D and Op. 50 no. 4 in F sharp minor, followed by Mozart's Clarinet Quintet in A major K581.
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