Pachelbel, Purcell, Bach: memorial concert for Gustav Leonhardt

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Thursday 19 April, 7.30 pm

St James’s Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

A programme of music that was close to Gustav Leonhardt’s heart, with short spoken contributions from those who knew and worked with him, including Mark Deller and Nicholas Anderson

The music

Johann Pachelbel: Cantata ‘Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan’
Songs and instrumental music by Henry Purcell
Music for harpsichord by Louis Couperin and Jean-Henry d’Anglebert
Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata ‘Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan’, BWV 99

The musicians

(Rachel Elliott soprano, Sally Bruce-Payne alto, James Gilchrist tenor, Matthew Brook bass, Marion Moonen flute, James Eastaway oboe. Alastair Mitchell bassoon, Nicolette Moonen & Stephen Pedder violin, Rachel Isserlis violin / viola, Rachel Stott viola, Kinga Gáborjáni cello, Silas Wollston organ / harpsichord)