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Solo, Spiritual, Bach (Arcadia 2018)


As part of Arcadia 2018 – JS Bach, a Celebration – this concert focuses on some of the glorious instrumental music for solo cello, flute and violin, among the most contemplative and soul-searching music ever written.  Interspersed will be spirituals sung by the young baritone Thorvald Blough to amplify and concentrate this meditation on the idea of aloneness.

JS Bach: Partita in B minor for solo violin BWV 1002
JS Bach: Suite in C major for solo cello BWV 1009
JS Bach: Partita in A minor for solo flute BWV 1013
JS Bach: Suite in C minor for solo cello BWV 1011
Spirituals: Shenandoah, Steal Away, Pilgrim’s Song, Amazing Grace

Cello: Tim Gill
Flute: Karen Jones
Violin: Thomas Bowes
Baritone: Thorvald Blough

Festival Deal: £15 for one concert, £25 for two concerts, £35 for three.  Whole festival including talk, £40

This event is held at St Mary Magdalene, Leintwardine

Earlier Event: 5 October
Summer 1993 (12A)