Wednesday 20 July 2022 7:30PM

Ensemble Marsyas; Peter Whelan director, harpsichord, organ; Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano


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


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  • Ensemble Marsyas
  • Peter Whelan director, harpsichord, organ
  • Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano

Described by The Irish Times as ‘as exciting a live wire as Ireland has produced in the world of period performance,’ founder/director Peter Whelan leads the unique group with which he has performed regularly at Wigmore Hall and at international festivals in an all-Bach programme that also features a leading Irish soloist in cantatas dating from 1726-7; originally for bass voice, ‘Ich habe genug’ also exists in this version for soprano.

  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
      • Wir müssen durch viel Trübsal BWV146
        • Sinfonia
      • Ich habe genug BWV82
  • Interval
      • Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D BWV1069 (early version)
      • Geist und Seele wird verwirret BWV35

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