To Touch the Heart: Passacaglia Trio

To Touch the Heart: Passacaglia Trio

Guest Artists

Date and time
22 Sep 2022 (7:00pm)

Recital Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£10 (£8)

Booking Information

Wheelchair users are entitled to concessionary priced tickets with a complimentary companion seat.

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Passacaglia Trio

Passacaglia Trio
Annabel Knight
baroque flute, recorder
Robin Bigwood harpsichord
Reiko Ichise viola da gamba

To Touch the Heart

Music for baroque flute, recorder, harpsichord and viola da gamba from the Prussian Royal Courts. Featuring music by JS and CPE Bach and King Frederick the Great himself, as well as rarely heard music by women composers, including the King’s talented sisters and a young Italian protégée, Anna Bon, fresh from training at the Ospedale della Pietà in Venice.

Music to include
CPE Bach Sonata for bass recorder, viola da gamba and basso continuo
CPE Bach Sonata in E minor for flute and basso continuo
CPE Bach Variations on Les Folies d’Espagne Wq 118/9
JS Bach Ricercar a 3 from The Musical Offering, BWV 1079
Frederick the Great, King of Prussia Sonata in C minor for flute and basso continuo
Wilhelmine von Bayreuth Sonata for flute and basso continuo in A minor 
Anna Bon de Venezia Sonata for flute and basso continuo "Continuo Foundation" in F major

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