Tuesday 11 December 2018 7:30PM

La Nuova Musica; David Bates director; Lucy Crowe soprano

Vivaldi, Corelli, Handel and Nico Muhly

Additional notes

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


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 director
  • Lucy Crowe soprano

David Bates and his Baroque ensemble bring together operatic extracts by Vivaldi and items from Handel’s very first oratorio Il trionfo del tempo e del disinganno (The Triumph of Beauty and Disillusion) alongside a concerto by the highly influential Corelli, and a London première of a new work by Nico Muhly.

  • Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
        • Overture from Farnace RV711
      • L'Olimpiade RV725
        • Siam navi all'onde algenti
      • Farnace RV711
        • Gelido in ogni vena
  • Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713)
        • Concerto grosso in G minor op 6 no 8 'For a Christmas Night'
  • Antonio Vivaldi
        • Motet: In furore iustissimae irae RV626
  • Interval
  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
        • Gloria HWV deest
        • Sonata a5 HWV288
  • Nico Muhly (b.1981)
        • Land in an Isle (Part One: Translation of the Body; Part Two: Land in an Isle) (London première) [1]
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Il trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno HWV46a
        • Tu del ciel ministro eletto
        • Un pensiero nemico di pace
  1. Co-commissioned by La Nuova Musica with the support of the Fidelio Charitable Trust, and by Wigmore Hall with the support of André Hoffmann, president of the Fondation Hoffmann, a Swiss grant-making foundation

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