Wednesday 22 September 2021 7:30PM

Max Emanuel Cenčić countertenor; {oh!} Orkiestra Historyczna

Avison, Geminiani, Handel and more

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  • Max Emanuel Cenčić countertenor
  • {oh!} Orkiestra Historyczna
  • Martyna Pastuszka conductor

Not only a leading singer, but also more recently a stage director, the Croatian countertenor focuses on Handel and his contemporaries in a programme accompanied by a period-instrument orchestra, founded in Katowice in 2012, which adds some unusual but appropriate instrumental pieces to intersperse the operatic arias.

  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
      • Riccardo Primo, re d'Inghilterra HWV23
        • All'orror delle procelle
  • Leonardo Vinci (c.1696-1730)
      • Gismondo, re di Polonia
        • Sta l'alma pensosa
  • Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762)
      • Violin Sonata in G Op. 1 No. 1
        • (arranged by Avison)
  • Scarlatti (1666-1741)
      • Concerto grosso No. 4 in E minor
      • Concerto grosso No. 3 in A minor
  • Nicola Porpora (1686-1768)
      • Polifemo
        • Core avvezzo al furore
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Siroe, re di Persia HWV24
        • Deggio morire, o stelle
  • Interval
  • Leonardo Vinci
      • Gismondo, re di Polonia
        • Bella pace
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Floridante HWV14
        • Se dolce m'era già
  • Scarlatti
      • Concerto grosso No. 1 in E
  • Avison (1709-1770)
      • Concerto grosso No. 6 in D
        • (based on Scarlatti)
  • George Frideric Handel
      • Admeto, re di Tessaglia HWV22
        • La tigre arde di sdegno
  • Johann Adolf Hasse (1699-1783)
      • Cajo Fabricio
        • Non sempre oprar da forte

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