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19 February, 2017, Hereford Shirehall: ESO Bach in Town with Academia Musica

Sunday 19 February 2017 at  3:30 PM

Hereford Shirehall

Part of ESO Shirehall Sundays

English Symphony Orchestra
Kenneth Woods- Principal Conductor

Academia Musica Choir- Aryan Arji, director

Lucy Bowen- soprano
Caitline Prowle- soprano
Emma Curtis- contralto
Jon Weller- tenor
Matthew Sharp (ESO Artist-in-Association)- bass-baritone

ac-musica-img_8417Vivaldi- Gloria RV589
Telemann-Ouverture-Suite, ‘”Burlesque de Quixotte”
Bach- Cantata no. 140 “Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme”

The ESO kick off their 2017 Shirehall Sunday season with a a joyful celebration of the music of the Baroque era, with one of Bach’s most moving cantatas, Vivaldi’s evergreen Gloria and Telemann’s incomparably witty tribute to Cervantes immortal semi-hero, Don Quixote. Hereford’s nationally acclaimed Academia Musica Choir and a team of stellar soloists make this an event sure to be a highlight of the Hereford musical calendar.

TICKETS HERE–  £18/general admission, £22/premium seating, £5/children age 5-18 

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