32) Friday 26th July - 8.00 p.m.
St Peter’s Church, Norton
THE KINGS AND QUEENS
OF HANDEL AND PURCELL
Alison Balsom (trumpet)
The English Concert
Purcell – Suite from The Fairy Queen
Handel – Overture: Atalanta
Handel (arr . Balsom) – Trumpet Concerto in B flat
Handel – Extracts from The Water Music
Purcell (arr . Balsom) – King Arthur Suite
Twice named 'Female Artist of the Year' at the Classic BRITs, trumpeter Alison Balsom has an international reputation as a distinctive and ground-breaking musician and ambassador for classical music. Along with one of the country’s finest period instrument orchestras she presents a programme of ‘royal music’ by Handel and Purcell.
‘This was a remarkable evening. A very remarkable evening. An exceptionally remarkable evening … an indelibly poignant, probing performance’ – Daily Telegraph
‘Balsom is a superb advocate, combining technical brilliance with penetrating musicianship – a true poet of the trumpet as well as a formidable athlete.’ – BBC Music Magazine
Pre-concert and interval drinks
Full - £25.00; Gold Members - £20.00; Silver Members - £22.50; Youth Members - £12.50
Aisles unallocated -
Full - £18.00; Gold Members - £14.40; Silver Members - £16.20; Youth Members - £9.00
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