A Baroque Christmas

Mhairi Lawson

Roger Huckle Director
Mhairi Lawson soprano
Roger Huckle violin
Imogen Triner oboe
John Telfer reader
Bristol Ensemble

Arcangelo Corelli Christmas Concerto, Op. 6, No. 8
J. S Bach Cantata No. 51, Jauchzet Gott in alle Landen BWV 51
Antonio Vivaldi Domine Deus from Gloria in D, RV 589
J.S. Bach Air on the G string from Suite in D minor BWV 1068
Antonio Vivaldi Winter for Four Seasons RV 297
J.S. Bach Concerto for Violin and Oboe in C minor BWV 1060
G. F. Handel Rejoice greatly from Messiah HWV 56

An exquisite evening of Christmas music from the golden era of the Baroque including festive music for solo soprano sung by Mhairi Lawson. As a soloist Mhairi has performed in opera houses and concert halls worldwide including English National Opera, Les Arts Florissants, The Gabrieli Consort and The Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Intricate and flamboyant arias by Bach, Handel and Vivaldi feature alongside instrumental concertos performed by principals of the Bristol Ensemble. The programme includes the ever-popular Christmas Concerto by Corelli as well as Bach’s exquisitely beautiful Air on the G String.

Tickets £25, £18, £14, half price for students & under 18s