Thursday 23 January 2020 7:30PM

La Nuova Musica; David Bates conductor; Christopher Lowrey countertenor; Nick Pritchard tenor

A French Affair

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:

Booking information

This concert is part of CAVATINA U25s, a free ticket scheme for young people aged 8-25 years old. Please call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 and quote “CAVATINA U25s” to book.


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


Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • La Nuova Musica
  • David Bates conductor
  • Christopher Lowrey countertenor
  • Nick Pritchard tenor

Amongst the leading practitioners of Baroque repertoire, David Bates and his ensemble offer a programme placing John Blow and his pupil Purcell in the context of their Italian predecessors.

  • Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
        • Arise, my muse Z320
        • I was glad when they said unto me Z19
  • Pelham Humfrey (1647-1674)
        • Like as the hart
  • Henry Purcell
        • My beloved spake Z28
  • Interval
  • Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704)
        • Le reniement de St Pierre H424
  • John Blow (1648-1708)
        • An Ode on the Death of Mr Henry Purcell
  • Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764)
        • Laboravi clamans
      • Les Indes galantes
        • Tendre amour
  • Cassandra Miller (b.1976)
        • Jephte (New work)

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