Brecon Baroque Festival 2020 Online October 23 – 25

Brecon Baroque directed by Rachel Podger

The Three Bohemians: Biber, Muffat and Schmelzer

  • Saturday 26 October, 2019 – 7.00 pm
  • Theatr Brycheiniog
  • Tickets: Stalls and Balcony £24 (concessions £22), Upper Balcony £18, Under 18s free
  • Dydd Sadwrn 26 Hydref, 2019 – 7.00 pm
  • Tocynnau: Seddi Llawr a Balconi £24 (consesiynau £22), Uwch-falconi £18, Iau na 18 oed am ddim

Ticket includes entry to pre-concert talk at 6pm
Tocyn yn cynnwys mynediad i’r sgwrs cyn y am 6pm

Professor Robert Rawson, author of Bohemian Baroque: Czech Musical Culture and Style, 1600–1750, sets the cultural scene for this evening's concert.

A balletto, a battalia and a serenade crown a colourful programme that sees the strings and continuo of Brecon Baroque joined by trumpets and baritone soloist.

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber - Sonatae tam aris quam aulis servientes

Sonata I a otto in C major
Sonata IV a cinque in C

Schmelzer - Fechtschule Balletto a 4

Aria 1, Aria 2, Sarabande, Courente, Fechtschule, Bader Arie

Biber - Battalia

Sonata, Die liederliche Gesellschaft von allerley Humor, Presto, Der Mars, Presto, Aria, Die Schlacht, Adagio: Lamento der Verwundten Musquetirer

Muffat - Armonico Tributo Sonata 5 (a selection of movements)

Biber - Fidicinium Sacro Profanum

No. 1 in B minor C. 78
No. 8 in B flat major C. 8
No. 6 in A minor C. 83

Biber - Sonatae tam aris quam aulis servientes

Sonata X a cinque in G minor
Sonata no XII a otto in C major

Biber - Serenada à cinque Der Nachtwächter with baritone soloist

Arts Council of Wales Sponsored by Welsh Government Supported by The National Lottery through the Arts Council of Wales Community Fund Brecon Town Council Mid Wales Music Trust Tŷ Cerdd The Gibbs Trust The Fidelio Charitable Trust Community Foundation Wales The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust

The Gwendoline and Margaret Davies Charity

Moondance Foundation