The Grand Tour

Friday 10 July 2020, 7.00pm

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’.

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

The music

Nicola Matteis (c. 1670– c. 1715): Ground after the Scotch humour

Nicola Matteis: Suite in A minor 

Christopher Simpson (c. 1605–69): Divisions for Gamba

Arcangelo Corelli (1653–1713): Sonata 

Antonio Bertali (c. 1605–69): Chaconne

Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (1676–1749): Chaconne

Marin Marais (1656–1728): Tableau de l’opération de la taille 

Robert de Visée (1655–1732): Prélude

Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre (1665–1729): Sonata

Marin Marais: Sonnerie de Ste Geneviève du Mont de Paris

The musicians

Nicolette Moonen violin, Reiko Ichise viola da gamba, Lynda Sayce theorbo

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