Academy of Ancient Music

Academy of Ancient Music

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This programme of concertos and transcriptions explores the full emotional gamut of baroque music.

From the heartbreaking beauty of Bach’s ‘Erbarme dich’ to the many extrovert moods of Vivaldi’s ‘La notte’ concerto.

Young recorder-player Lucie Horsch is already in demand internationally as a soloist and, with a critically-acclaimed solo album to her name, has launched what promises to be a distinguished career.

“The young musician once again demonstrates her confidence and genuine fascination for her instrument, from which she creates sounds that one - way too hastily - probably wouldn’t have expected to be possible.” - Klassik Akzente

Now in his 12th season as AAM’s music director, harpsichordist Richard Egarr still continues to surprise and excite audiences with his technique and his instinctive musicality - here he demonstrates both, in two of Bach’s finest keyboard concertos.

Recorder - Lucie Horsch
Harpsichord/Director - Richard Egarr

Pieces featured:

Vivaldi - Concerto for Flautino in C major, Op. 4 No. 11 (arr in G major for Recorder)
Bach - Concerto for Harpsichord No. 3 in D major BWV1054
Sammartini - Recorder Concerto in F major
Bach - 'Erbame dich' from St Matthew Passion
Bach - Concerto for Oboe in D minor BWV1059r (arr for Recorder)
Bach - Concerto for Harpsichord No. 7 in G minor BWV1058
Vivaldi - Concerto for Flute in G minor ‘La notte’, Op. 10 No. 2

Prior to the Academy of Ancient Music's concert, Lucie Horsch and Sandy Burnett will be holding a pre-concert talk for those attending the concert.

The talk is free of charge and will run from 6.30-7pm.

There is no need to book or confirm your attendance, please just feel free to come along on the evening.


Starts: 7.30pm
Tickets: £28*, £23*
Venue: The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

*Includes £1 booking fee.

This event is promoted by The Apex.

This concert has been achieved in partnership with Orchestras Live.

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