Tuesday 3 July 2018 7:30PM

David Hansen countertenor; Academia Montis Regalis; Alessandro De Marchi conductor, harpsichord

Handel and Hasse


This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval


Ticket bookings are subject to a £2.00 administration fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • David Hansen countertenor* *Wigmore Hall Debut
  • Academia Montis Regalis
  • Alessandro De Marchi conductor, harpsichord

In today’s golden age of countertenors, David Hansen stands out as a gloriously individual, utterly compelling artist. The Australian’s highoctane performances have been acclaimed for their vocal acrobatics and jaw-dropping beauty.

He makes his eagerly awaited Wigmore Hall debut as he explores spectacular arias from Handel’s celebrated Giulio Cesare, Alcina and Serse.

  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Giulio Cesare in Egitto HWV17
        • Overture
        • Se in fiorito ameno prato
  • Johann Adolf Hasse (1699-1783)
        • Overture to Cleofide
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Alcina HWV34
        • Overture
        • Bramo di trionfar
        • Verdi prati
        • Di te mi rido, semplice stolto
        • La bocca vaga
        • Mi lusinga il dolce affetto
      • Serse HWV40
        • Crude Furie degl' orridi abissi

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