Commuter Concert: Couperin 350 - An Anniversary Celebration

Commuter Concert: Couperin 350 - An Anniversary Celebration

Commuter Concert

Date and time
08 Feb 2018 (6:00pm)
Location

Organ Studio, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR

Price

£5

Free to BCU Staff & Students

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Curator Graham Sadler

Lily Allen-Dodd soprano
Holly Teague soprano
William Peart baritone
Kate Alsopp recorder
Gareth James baroque flute
Róza Bene harpsichord and organ
Claire Horacek viola da gamba
Silvana Scarinci theorbo
Samuel Bristow organ
Robin Bigwood, Martin Perkins, Yuge Huang, Kuan-Hua Lai, Ginevra Paniati, Stefanos Politsakis, Megan Martin harpsichord

François Couperin Deuxième concert royal
Couperin ‘Tierce en taille’ and ‘Dialogue sur les trompettes’ from Messe pour les paroisses
Couperin Laudate pueri Dominum
Couperin Pièces de clavecin from the Neuvième and Quinzième ordres

In this first concert of a year-long series of events celebrating the 350th anniversary of François Couperin’s birth, students and staff from the Early Music, Vocal and Recorder departments present a programme illustrating the composer’s extraordinary achievements in the fields of keyboard, sacred and chamber music.

Commuter Concert

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