Music is Bach! Join Manchester as they explore the intimate soundworld of the Bach family in their season opener on Saturday 15th October at St. Ann’s Church, Manchester.
A concert of chamber music masterpieces by members of the Bach family, with works by Johann Sebastian and his sons Carl Philipp Emanuel , Johann Christian and Wilhelm Friedemann. The concert features chamber works for violin, flute, viola da gamba and harpsichord, performed on period instruments.
Tickets for concerts at St Ann’s Church are priced from £5 to £25 with discounts on some tickets for the over 65s, young people and the unwaged.
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714 – 1788) Trio Sonata, A major H570 Flute, violin, viola da gamba, harpsichord
Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710 – 1784) Sonata, e Minor BR.WFB.B17 flute and basso continuo
Johnann Christian Bach (1735 – 1782)Sonata, C minor Op. 5/6 solo harpsichord
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750) Sonata, G major BWV 1021 violin and basso continuo
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Duet no. 17, e minor/G major from “Musikalisches Vielerley” flute and violin
Johann Sebastian Bach Sonata, G major BWV 1027 viola da gamba and obligato harpsichord
Johann Sebastian Bach Trio Sonata V, D major BWV 529 flute, violin, viola da gamba, harpsichord (arrangement of Organ Trio Sonata V)
Pauline Nobes Artistic director, Baroque violin
Martyn Shaw Baroque flute
David Hatcher Viola da gamba
David Francis Harpsichord
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