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January 2020

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Pour le souper du roi

Wednesday 22 January, 7.30 pm

Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4AS

This programme paints a musical picture of the chamber music presented to Louis XIV by his favourite composers. Composers who were allowed into the inner circle of the king were given the title ‘musicien pour la chambre du Roy’: their tasks included providing music for the king in his private rooms. Some of the best chamber music of the period was written for these occasions. Find out more

March 2020

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Stabat Mater

Saturday 7 March, 7.30 pm

St Dominic’s Priory, Southampton Road, London NW5 4LB

In praise of the Virgin Mary: Pergolesi’s setting of the Stabat Mater text, in the context of music on the Passion theme by Vivaldi. Find out more

Medium biber 2 thorns web

Biber: the Sorrowful Mysteries

Sunday 15 March, 5.00 pm

St Swithin’s Church, Clunbury, near Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 0HG

Following their first Biber concert at St Swithin’s, in December 2018, Nicolette Moonen and Pawel Siwczak perform the second cycle of the Rosary or Mystery sonatas. This cycle is concerned with the death of Christ and the events that surrounded it. Pawel Siwczak will also play organ music by J.P. Sweelinck. The concert will take place in this beautiful parish church, built originally in the twelfth century. Find out more

Medium biber 2 thorns web

Biber: the Sorrowful Mysteries

Sunday 29 March, 5.00 pm

The Octagon Chapel, Colegate, Norwich NR3 1BN

Nicolette Moonen and Pawel Siwczak perform the second cycle of H.I.F. Biber’s Rosary or Mystery sonatas. This cycle is concerned with the death of Christ and the events that surrounded it. Pawel Siwczak will also play organ music by J.P. Sweelinck.
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April 2020

Medium biber 2 thorns web

Biber: the Sorrowful Mysteries

Saturday 4 April, 7.30 pm

Saxon Shore Early Music: St Mary’s Church, Kenardington, Kent TN26 2NF

Nicolette Moonen and Pawel Siwczak perform the second cycle of H.I.F. Biber’s Rosary or Mystery sonatas. This cycle is concerned with the death of Christ and the events that surrounded it. Pawel Siwczak will also play organ music by J.P. Sweelinck. Find out more

June 2020

Medium grand tour caspar van wittel

A grand tour of Europe

Thursday 25 June, 7.30 pm

The Octagon Chapel, Colegate, Norwich NR3 1BN

Music by French, English, German, and Italian composers that one might have heard on an eighteenth-century ‘grand tour’. Find out more

July 2020

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A grand tour of Europe

Friday 10 July, 7.00 pm

Burgh House, New End Square, Hampstead, London NW3 1LT

Music by French, English, German, and Italian composers that one might have heard on an eighteenth-century ‘grand tour’. Find out more

Medium grand tour caspar van wittel

A grand tour of Europe

Saturday 11 July, 5.00 pm

St Swithin’s Church, Clunbury, Shropshire SY7 0HG

Music by French, English, German, and Italian composers that one might have heard on an eighteenth-century ‘grand tour’. Find out more

November 2020

Medium grand tour caspar van wittel

A grand tour of Europe

Sunday 29 November, 3.00 pm

Seaford Music Society: St Leonard’s Church, Church Street, Seaford BN25 1LR

Music by French, English, German, and Italian composers that one might have heard on an eighteenth-century ‘grand tour’.
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December 2020

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Biber: the Joyful Mysteries

Tuesday 8 December, 7.30 pm

Great St Mary’s, Senate House Hill, Cambridge CB2 3PQ

In this concert Nicolette Moonen and Pawel Siwczak play the first five of Biber’s Mystery or Rosary sonatas, concerned with the birth of Christ and the events that surrounded it. Pawel Siwczak will also play organ music by composers of Biber’s time: Buxtehude and Pachelbel. Find out more

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