Biber: the Joyful Mysteries

Medium biber 1 nativity web

Tuesday 8 December, 7.30 pm

>>> As a precaution against spreading Covid-19, this concert has been cancelled

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.

The music

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644–1704):
Rosary sonatas – the Joyful Mysteries
The Annunciation
The Visitation
The Nativity
The Presentation in the Temple
Jesus in the Temple

The musicians

(Nicolette Moonen violin, Pawel Siwczak organ)