Biber: the Joyful Mysteries

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Thursday 9 December, 7.00 pm

Cambridge Early Music: Little St Mary’s Church, Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1QG

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 music by composers of Biber’s time.

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 harpsichord)