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Baroque Ensemble LUX: The City of Light

March 21, 2015 @ 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm

£5

The Georgian Concert Society 2014-2015 Season

Baroque Ensemble LUX provides a snapshot of the bustling city of Paris in the 17th and 18th centuries.  The ensemble will transport the audience to the royal court at Versailles, as well as to some of the featured composers’ favourite local suburbs, and also paint a picture of rustic jollity within the surrounding countryside.  Programme to include Pièces de Clavecin en concert by Rameau, Concerts Royaux by Couperin, works for Viola da gamba by Sainte-Colombe from the Panmure collection and extravagant harpsichord pieces by Royer.

Refreshments and the McAlister Matheson CD stall are available from 7pm and seats can be reserved on arrival.  Concerts last approximately two hours and refreshments are on sale during the interval.

Baroque Ensemble LUX: Merlin Harrison recorders, Claudia Norz violin, Nikolay Ginov cello, Asako Ogawa harpsichord.

Tickets available for The Queen’s Hall Box Office, Tel. 0131 668 2019 and online at www.thequeenshall.net

or from The Georgian Concert Society, Tel. 0131 447 5628 / Email tickets@gcs.org.uk

Details

Date:
March 21, 2015
Time:
7:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
£5
Event Category:

Venue

Sanctuary, St Andrew’s and St George’s West
13 george Street
Edinburgh, EH2 2PA United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 225 3847
Website:
www.stagw.org.uk