Baroque Favourites

MACA Classics Series

Saturday 2 October 2021, 7:30pm

Perth Concert Hall

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Baroque Favourites

Arcangelo CORELLI Concerto Grosso Op.6 No.4 (9 mins)

Tomaso ALBINONI Sonata II a 5 in C major, Op.2 No.3 (9 mins)

Tomaso ALBINONI Concerto for oboe and strings in D minor Op. 9 No.2 (14 mins)

Georg Philipp TELEMANN Concerto for Three Trumpets and Strings in D Major (11 mins)

Interval (25 mins)

Antonio VIVALDI Violin Concerto in A minor (6 mins)

Antonio VIVALDI Concerto for Flute ‘La Notte’ (12 mins)

Johann Sebastian BACH Orchestral Suite No.3 (20 mins)

Shaun Lee-Chen director / violin
Andrew Nicholson flute
Liz Chee oboe

Principal Flute, Andrew Nicholson, partnered by Anonymous.

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Find out more about the music in the concert with this week’s speaker Hugh Lydon. The Pre-concert Talk will take place at 6.45pm in the Terrace Level Foyer.

Meet tonight's soloist, Andrew Nicholson

Meet tonight's soloist, Liz Chee

Did you know?

Corelli began working on Twelve Concerti Grossi in the 1680s, not releasing the works for publication until 1714.

Albinoni was inspired to write his Concerto for oboe and strings in D minor Op.9 No.2 after viewing performances of theatrical compositions.

Vivaldi was one of the pioneers of the violin as a solo instrument.

Bach’s orchestral suites are numbered out of chronological order! The correct order by date composed would be No. 1, 4, 3 then 2.

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