Music of Bach and the Italian masters including:
J.S. Bach Non sa che sia dolore, BWV 209
Antonio Vivaldi Vengo a voi, luci adorate, RV 682
J.S. Bach Orchestral Suite No. 1, BWV 1066
During Bach’s lifetime, opera was flourishing in Italy. Composers including Antonio Vivaldi were exploring new musical techniques, producing vocal and instrumental works full of energy and drama. Discover why Bach was so inspired by the music of his Italian contemporaries in a concert featuring soprano Laura Choi Stuart and the Consort orchestra.