Monday 30 April 2018 1:00PM

Hille Perl viola da gamba; Lee Santana theorbo

Dreams and Dances of the Sun King

Booking information

Concessions are available. More information


This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval


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

  • Hille Perl viola da gamba
  • Lee Santana theorbo

Chamber music offered Louis XIV respite from his relentless pursuit of power.

Hille Perl, among the early music world’s great communicators, connects with the composers who supplied the soundtrack to the Sun King’s court and to late 17th-century Paris.

  • BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
  • Louis Couperin
        • Prelude in D minor
  • Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe (1640-1700)
        • Les Couplets
  • Marin Marais (1656-1728)
        • Suite from Troisième livre de pièces de viole
  • Antoine Forqueray (1671-1745)
        • La Leclair
  • Interval
  • Marin Marais
      • Quatrième livre de pièces de viole
        • Le Badinage
        • Le Labyrinthe
  • Robert de Visée (c.1655-1732)
        • Prélude
        • Les Silvains de Mr. Couperin
        • Muzette
  • Marin Marais
      • Deuxième livre de pièces de viole
        • Les folies d'Espagne

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