Thursday 27 June 2019 7:30PM

La Nuova Musica; Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano; David Bates conductor

Mozart, Traetta, Gluck and Haydn

Additional notes

Change of Programme & Artist
Due to personal reasons, Christine Rice (mezzo-soprano) is no longer able to perform in the above concert. We are grateful to Paula Murrihy (mezzo-soprano) for stepping in as a replacement.


  • La Nuova Musica
  • Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano
  • David Bates conductor

David Bates’ vital period ensemble includes early symphonies by Mozart and Haydn while the renowned mezzo is the soloist in arias by Tommaso Traetta (1727-79) – like Gluck, a pioneer of operatic reform.

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
        • Symphony No. 1 in E flat K16
      • Idomeneo K366
        • Ah! qual gelido orror
  • Tommaso Traetta (1727-1779)
      • Ifigenia in Tauride
        • Adagio espressivo from Overture
        • Deh, con qual core amica ... So che pietà
  • Interval
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787)
      • Orfeo ed Euridice
        • Dance of the Furies
        • Dance of the Blessed Spirits: Lento ('Mélodie')
        • Che farò senza Euridice?
  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
        • Symphony No. 6 in D HI:6 'Le Matin'
  • Tommaso Traetta
      • Il Siroe
        • Si diversi sembiante ... Giusto amor

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