Arcangelo performs with star counter tenor Iestyn Davies at the Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford, on 8th May 2015, and the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse in London on 9th May 2015, before recording this programme in the studio for release on Hyperion in 2016.
In this elegant programme, Bach’s Violin Sonata in G and Telemann’s Viola Concerto are flanked by excerpts from Bach’s vocal cantatas, from the lilting obligato of Wie Starb die Heldin so Vergnügt to the gentle call to restfulness of Schlummert ein.
Cantata “Widerstehe doch der Sünde”, BWV 54
Schlummert ein from “Ich habe genug”, BWV 82
Vergnügte Ruh, from Cantata “Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust”, BWV 170
Sonata for Violin and Continuo No 2 in G, BWV 1021
Concerto for Viola and Strings in G TWV 51:G9
Violin Soloist Cecilia Bernardini
Viola Soloist James Boyd
Early Booking is recommended due to the limited size of the venues
Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, OX1 3AZ, Oxford, UK
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at The Globe Theatre, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 9DT, London, UK
8pm (SOLD OUT)