The Brandenburg Connection
Sunday 5 July 2020, 5pm
Sacred Heart Oratory, Abbotsford Convent
Much-loved Melbourne musicians Laura Vaughan (viola da gamba) and Ruth Wilkinson (recorder, viola da gamba) shine in this joyful program of featuring two pillars of the German Baroque: J.S. Bach (Brandenburg Concerto No.6) and his great friend, Georg Philipp Telemann (the latter born in Brandenburg-Prussia). These works are the epitome of beauty and elegance – music for the soul!
Georg Philipp Telemann – Suite in D major for Gamba and Orchestra, TWV 55:D6 (Ouverture)
Georg Philipp Telemann – Concerto da Camera (for Recorder, Strings, and Basso Continuo)
Johann Sebastian Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No.6
Georg Philipp Telemann – Concerto for Recorder and Gamba