Ripon International Festival: To Touch the Heart7.30pm
St John's Church, Sharrow
Music from the Royal courts of Prussia for flute, viola da gamba and harpsichord.
Centred around the dramatic and touching works of CPE Bach, a composer who audaciously broke free of the conventions of earlier generations, our programme also includes contributions by women composers including King Frederick’s own highly cultivated sisters.
CPE Bach Sonata for Bass Recorder, Viola da Gamba and bc
Sonata in E minor for flute and bc
JS Bach Ricercar a 3 from The Musical Offering BWV 1079
Frederick the Great, King of Prussia Sonata in C minor for Flute and bc
Wilhelmine von Bayreuth Sonata for Flute and bc in A minor