Akkordeon Baroque

Akkordeon Baroque

Thursday 30 March, 2017

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Price: £10/£8 Concessions

A unique performance of music from the 17th to 21st centuries, arranged for voice and accordion. Featuring mezzo soprano Lore Lixenberg and classical accordion player Bartosz Glowacki.

Full programme:

Henry Purcell: arias from Dido, King Arthur, The Indian Queen and Orpheus Britannica
Johann Sebastian Bach:  Easter Music and arias from the cantatas
John Cage: Experiences No. 2, The Wonderful Widow of Eighteen Springs, Excerpts from The Songbooks
Frédéric Acquaviva: Self-Portrait Music

“Lixenberg’s rich, powerful voice has an almost bewildering range of colours and a breathtaking upper register” (Metro)

“A total musical performance full of characterisation, imagery and depth…Music pours out of this guy!” (Stephen Lumsden, Intermusica, on Glowacki)

Watch a video of Bartosz Glowacki playing baroque music by Scarlatti.

Door open at 7pm.

Please note that The Old Church bar is cash only.