Tonight’s concert will feature works from the Early music period.
We begin with Purcell’s finest theatre music. Then virtuoso and brilliant recorder concerts by the Italian Corelli and Vivaldi. The concert ends with Handel’s dance music from the great festivals on the Thames.
Peter Whelan, conductor
Maurice Steger, recorder
Purcell: Suite from"The Fairy Queen"
Corelli: Recorder Concert No. 7
Vivaldi: Recorder Concert in C Major
Händel: Water Music, Suite No. 1