Sunday 2 October 2016 7:30PM

Nathalie Stutzmann director, contralto; Orfeo 55

Handel: Heroes from the Shadows

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Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has changed from previously advertised and will now be as listed below.

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  • Nathalie Stutzmann director, contralto
  • Orfeo 55

One of the most charismatic musical personalities of our time, Nathalie Stutzmann’s work as contralto and conductor has won countless admirers in recent years, especially in partnership with her own versatile ensemble, Orfeo 55.

This programme, entitled ‘Handel: Heroes from the Shadows’ makes stars of the unfairly overlooked roles as we explore the glorious arias performed by Arsamene to Zenobia and Cornelia to Ottone.

  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Giulio Cesare in Egitto HWV17
        • Overture
      • Poro, re dell'Indie HWV28
        • Sinfonia from Act 3
      • Giulio Cesare in Egitto HWV17
        • L'aura che spira
      • Serse ('Xerxes') HWV40
        • Sinfonia from Act 3
      • Concerto Grosso in E minor
        • I. Larghetto
      • Arianna in Creta HWV32
        • Son qual stanco Pellegrino
      • Concerto Grosso in E minor
        • III. Allegro
      • Orlando HWV31
        • Sinfonia from Act 3
      • Amadigi di Gaula HWV11
        • Pena tiranna
  • Interval
      • Sinfonia in B flat major HVW338
        • I. Allegro
      • Partenope HWV27
        • Sinfonia from Act 3
      • Radamisto HWV12
        • Son contenta di morire
      • Agrippina HWV6
        • Voi che udite il mio lamento
      • Concerto Grosso in D minor Op. 3 No. 5 HWV316
        • III. Adagio
        • IV. Allegro ma non troppo
        • V. Allegro
      • Serse ('Xerxes') HWV40
        • Non so, se sia la speme
      • Concerto Grosso in G minor
        • IV. Allegro
      • Alessandro HWV21
        • Saro qual vento
  • Encore
  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Ariodante HWV33
        • Dover, giustizia, amor
  • Encore
  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Silla HWV10
        • Senti, bell'idol mio
  • Encore
  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Amadigi di Gaula HWV11
        • Ballo

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