Friday 8 May 2020 7:30PM

Cancelled: Les Talens Lyriques; Christophe Rousset harpsichord; Julian Prégardien tenor; Gilone Gaubert violin; Jocelyn Daubigney flute; Atsushi Sakai viola da gamba

Chants d’amour

Additional notes

Cancelled Concert
In response to advice from Public Health England, Wigmore Hall will be closed from Tuesday 17 March. This event has therefore been cancelled.

Read a full statement from Wigmore Hall Director John Gilhooly.

  • Les Talens Lyriques
  • Christophe Rousset harpsichord
  • Julian Prégardien tenor
  • Gilone Gaubert violin
  • Jocelyn Daubigney flute
  • Atsushi Sakai viola da gamba

Christophe Rousset’s acclaimed Baroque ensemble joins with a leading German tenor for a programme of love songs by some of the leading lights of the French Baroque period.

The ensemble Les Talens Lyriques receives subsidies from the French Ministry of Culture-Drac Ile-de-France and the City of Paris, and generous support from its Circle of Patrons. The ensemble wishes to thank its principal Patrons, the Annenberg Foundation / GRoW - Gregory and Regina Annenberg Weingarten, Madame Aline Foriel-Destezet and Mécénat Musical Société Générale.

Since 2011 Les Talens Lyriques have been associate artists, in residence at the Singer-Polignac Foundation in Paris.

Les Talens Lyriques are founding members of FEVIS (Federation of Specialised Vocal and Instrumental Ensembles)

  • Michel Lambert (c.1610-1696)
        • Rochers vous êtes sourds
        • Par mes chants tristes et touchants
        • Vos mespris chaque jour me causent mille alarmes
  • François Couperin (1668-1733)
        • Sonata from Premier Ordre 'La Françoise' from Les Nations
  • Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (1676-1749)
        • Orphée
  • Interval
  • Jean-Marie Leclair (1697-1764)
        • Deuxième recréation de musique d’une execution facile Op. 8
  • Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764)
        • Orphée

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