newChoir

04
/ Nov
Saturday
2017

newChoir

Start Time
07:30 pm

BAROQUE TRIBUTE

Handel: Anthem for the Funeral of Queen Caroline HWV 264
Bononcini: When Saul was King
Handel: I will magnify thee HWV250B

 

Soprano, Isobel Rose
Counter Tenor, Tom Dixon
Tenor, Maximilian Lawrie
Baritone, George Robarts

Corona Baroque Ensemble (Leader, Miranda Walton)
Conductor, Janet Lincé

Handel’s magnificent anthem for Queen Caroline’s funeral in 1737 forms the backbone of this concert of Baroque choral works. Bononcini’s music for the funeral of the Duke of Marlborough and Handel’s celebratory anthem for the Chapel Royal complete this programme of rarely performed masterworks.