Bach by Candlelight – 5 April 2023
Wednesday 5 April 2023 at 7.30pm
St George’s Bristol
The Well-Tempered Clavier (Book 1)
Air on a G
Concerto for piano in F minor BWV 1056
Concerto for piano in D minor BWV 10
Andrei Gavrilov piano
The Bristol Ensemble
The virtuoso pianist Andrei Gavrilov returns to Bristol to perform an all Bach concert.
The Well-Tempered Clavier is widely regarded as one of the most important works in the history of classical music and second part of the concert features two of Bach’s most famous keyboard concertos along with his famous Air on a G. For this concert St George’s will be transformed into a candlelit auditorium taking us back to St Jakob’s Church in Köthen, Germany, where J.S. Bach worked and composed many of his works.