Saturday 28 September 2019 7:30PM
Rachel Podger violin; Brecon Baroque
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.
- Rachel Podger violin
- Brecon Baroque
For practical as well as artistic purposes, Bach was a great arranger and transcriber of his own music: the last two of this programme’s concertos, for instance, have come down to us as a work for harpsichord, and are heard here in a reconstruction of a lost original for violin.
Wigmore Hall Podcasts
Baroque violinist and orchestral director, Rachel Podger introduces her ensemble ‘Brecon Baroque’ and discusses her passion for Baroque music with BBC Radio 3 presenter, Sara Mohr-Pietsch.
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
- Concerto in A minor for violin, strings and continuo BWV1041
- Concerto in E for violin, strings and continuo BWV1042
- Concerto in G minor for violin BWV1056R reconstructed from Harpsichord Concerto No. 5 in F minor
- Concerto in D minor for violin BWV1052R reconstructed from Harpsichord Concerto No. 1 in D minor