OCT 1
 

FAIR ORIANA

 

Known for the purity of their voices, they specialise in singing historical repertoire, performing chamber concerts with a hint of theatre.

 

£12-£20

ABOUT THIS EVENT

 

Members of Dame Emma Kirkby’s ensemble Dowland Works, Fair Oriana was formed in 2019 from a passion for historical music with entertaining staging.

Their debut album ‘Two Voices was released in 2021 with VOCES8 records, three of the tracks being featured in Spotifys New Classical Release playlists. They perform in the UK and internationally including Three Choirs Festival, the Ryedale Festival, Sherbourne Abbey, and the Resonarzen Festival in Vienna.

Their programme ‘Silver Baroque’ is an atmospheric programme of 17th and 18th century music on the theme of night.

PERFOMERS

 

Angela Hicks & Penelope Appleyard – Sopranos
Jonatan Bougt – Theorbo
Harry Buckoke – Viola da Gamba
David Wright – Harpsichord

VIDEO

 

PROGRAMME

 

Handel Eternal Source of Light Divine
Shakespeare Sonnet 147
Purcell The Entrance of Night (Fairy Queen)
Handel O Sleep, Why Dost Thou Leave Me (Semele)
Royer Vertigo
Purcell If Love’s A Sweet Passion (Fairy Queen)
Ferrari Pur ti miro (L’incoronazione di Poppea)
Walter de la Mare Silver
Handel There In Myrtle Shades (Hercules)
Handel Süsse Stille
Monteverdi Zefrio torna
Banister Echo Song

INTERVAL

Purcell The Witches Dialouge (Dido and Aeneas)
Purcell Mad Bess
Anon Mad Maudlin
Purcell Two Daughters Of This Aged Stream Are We (King Arthur)
Purcell Ye Gentle Spirits Of The Air (Fairy Queen)
Abel Prelude in D minor
Owain Park Midnight Poem
De Visée Tombeau pour Mesdemoiselles
Rameau Tristes Apprêts (Telaire)
Purcell With Drooping Wings (Dido and Aeneas)

DATE AND TIME

 

Sat, 1 October 2022
19:00 – 21:00 BST

 

LOCATION

 

St Mary in the Castle
7 Pelham Cres, Hastings
TN34 3AF

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