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Nicola Benedetti with the Academy of Ancient Music

Wednesday 30th May 2018, 8:00 pm

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In the second concert marking the 250th anniversary of Telemann’s death, we welcome Nicola Benedetti who joins Richard Egarr and AAM for the first time. Performing this programme with gut strings – which she has described as having a more ‘human’ sound than that offered by their modern counterparts – Nicola brings to life music including Telemann’s Frogs concerto (where the violns and violas imitate a chorus of croaking amphibians), and Vivaldi’s sizzling Il Grosso Mogul where solo and orchestral parts mesh together in a feast of virtuosity. Opening the concert, soloists from AAM join Nicola in Telemann’s Concerto for Four Violins.

Programme to include:

Telemann Concerto for Four Violins in C major
Vivaldi Concerto for Violin in D major ‘Il Grosso Mogul’
Vivaldi ‘Dresden’ Concerto for Violin in F major
Telemann Concerto for Violin in A major ‘The Frogs’

Photo Credit: Simon Fowler

‘This is an artist who exudes star quality; her exquisite playing combining true virtuosity and a deep musical intelligence’ – HERALD SCOTLAND

 

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Details

Date:
Wednesday 30th May 2018
Time:
8:00 pm
Cost:
£18 – £30
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Chiltern Arts
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info@chilternarts.com
Website:
http://www.chilternarts.com

Venue

Dorchester Abbey
Dorchester Abbey
Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire OX10 7HH United Kingdom
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