Saturday 28 September 2019 7:30PM

Rachel Podger violin; Brecon Baroque

Bach Concertos


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
  • Interval
        • 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

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