Peninsula Summer Music Festival – Baroque Opera Gala
Saturday 6th January 2018, 7pm
Under the Marquee, St John the Evangelist, King St, Flinders
Join us under the stars for a sumptuous feast of French baroque music featuring internationally acclaimed mezzo-soprano, Lotte Betts-Dean, and Melbourne’s vibrant new baroque orchestra, Genesis Baroque.
Guest directed by the French conductor and harpsichordist, Martin Gester, this unforgettable program includes the glorious ‘Tristes apprêts’ from Rameau’s Castor et Pollux, and Leclair’s Violin Concerto in C Major, performed by Genesis Baroque’s concertmaster and musical director, the superb Australian violinist Lucinda Moon.
Martin Gester (Le Parlement de Musique, Strasbourg) – Guest Director
Lotte Betts-Dean – Mezzo Soprano
Lucinda Moon – Violin
Tickets can be purchased via the festival website: