Water Music

Saturday, 1 July 2017 - 19:30


Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

About the event

Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, HWV 67

Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060

Orchestral Suite in C major, TWV 55:C3, 'Wassermusik'

Violin Concerto in E flat major, Op. 8 No. 5, 'La tempesta di mare'

Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049

Water Music Suite No. 3 in G major, HWV 350

The Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic

Marios Papadopoulos director

From stormy seas to royal sojourns down the Thames, Baroque composers illustrated waterscapes of all kinds. Alongside concerti grossi by Bach, Marios Papadopoulos directs the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra in an evening of maritime-inspired gems from the eighteenth century.

Supported by the Friends and Patrons of the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra

Tickets: £35 £25 £17 £10

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