Mein Freund ist Mein: Cantatas by the Bach family
Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
Friday 12th October, 7:30pm
Children under 12 go free with an accompanying adult. Limited number of €5 student tickets available at the door.
Sestina Vocal Ensemble
Mark Chambers, counter-tenor/director
Thomas Guthrie – tenor/stage-director
Cork Baroque Orchestra
Johannes Leertouwer – leader/solo violin
Dynamic young ensemble Sestina explore themes of life and death through works of breathtaking power and humanity by JS Bach and his contemporaries..
J.S. Bach – Sarabande and Chaconne (with choral interpolations)
J.S. Bach – Cantata No. 4 Christ lagin Todes Banden
J.C. Bach – Es ist nun aus (Sterb Aria)
J.C. Bach – Meine Freundin du bistschön.
Sestina, a group fast developing a reputation for classy, intelligent programming of Baroque music, idiomatically sung and expertly accompanied on instruments of the period.Terry Blain, Culture Northern Ireland
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