Sunday 28 October 2018 7:30PM

The English Concert; Harry Bicket director, fortepiano

The Art of Arrangement


  • The English Concert
  • Harry Bicket director, fortepiano

Composers have long been inspired by the music of others, reworking their ideas into new forms. Bach transcribed Vivaldi’s concerti for alternative instruments, Mozart reorchestrated Messiah, and Mendelssohn set to work on the St Matthew Passion. Here, The English Concert explore arrangements of Haydn and Mozart through the eyes of later generations.

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
        • Fantasia in F minor K608 (arr. Harry Bicket)
  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
        • Symphony No. 104 in D HI:104 'London' (arr. Johann Peter Salomon)
  • Interval
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
        • Adagio and Allegro in F minor and F K594 (arr. Harry Bicket)
  • Joseph Haydn
        • Divertimento II, after String Quartet in D Op. 71 No. 2 (arr. Wranitzky)

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