RUSH HOUR #7: TAPESTRY
ST JOHN’S WATERLOO
J S Bach Sinfonia in D major
Campra Suite from ‘L’Europe Galante’
Handel Water Music
Telemann Concerto for two horns
Adrian Butterfield director
Julian Perkins harpsichord
Jonathan Farey and Michael Arnold horn
300 years ago, European composers developed their own national styles – but music knows no boundaries. Each influenced another, resulting in a rich tapestry of Baroque music across the continent. Performed on authentic gut strings and period bows, the orchestra sounds edgier and rich in overtones, just as audiences of the day would have heard.
The Derek Butler Concerto Series
No booking required, just turn up.