We are glad to announce our next concert: The Best of British Baroque
It will be taking place on Saturday 11 May 2019 at 7:30pm
in St Peter’s Anglican Church, 11 Killarney Street, in Takapuna
Come and enjoy the flamboyant works of two Kings of Baroque from the 17th and 18th century: George Frideric Handel & Henry Purcell.
Our repertoire will include the Te Deum Laudamus from Purcell (composed in 1694 for St Cecilia’s day), and the well-loved Hallelujah Chorus from Handel’s Messiah (composed in 1741).
Other works will include:
Remember not, Lord, our offences – Purcell
Rejoice in the Lord Alway – Purcell
O Praise the Lord with One consent (Ninth Chandos Anthem) – Handel
This concert promises to be a real delight, with exceptional soloists and instrumentalists joining us to bring you the Best Baroque experience.
We’ll be yet again privileged to be performing alongside highly acclaimed artists:
Fiona Tibbles (Soprano)
Dilys Fong (Alto)
Matthew Bennet (Tenor)
Benjamin Kubiak (Bass)
Dr. Indra Hughes (organ)
Mark Bennett (1st violin)
May Zeng (2nd violin)
Clara Salzmann (viola)
David Garner (cello)
Alison Jepson (oboe)
Norman McFarlane (trumpet)
Daniel Rouse (timpani)
Nicholas Forbes (harpsichord)
Tickets are on sale now. We would be really pleased to see you there.
$25 earners – $20 non-earners
Children under 12 attend free
The tickets are available through any choir member
or you can call Rowena on 021-759-765.
Door sales will be available on the day too.
As is the tradition now, there will be a raffle during the interval with hampers full of goodies to be won. So please bring some cash along. Raffle tickets are $2 each (3 for $5).
And of course we hope you’ll stay for tea and nibbles after the concert!
We look forward to welcoming you to this wonderful Baroque concert in Takapuna!