Tuesday 9 June 2020 7:30PM

Cancelled: The Sixteen; Harry Christophers conductor

Handel Chandos Anthems

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.

  • The Sixteen
  • Harry Christophers conductor

Harry Christophers and his renowned choir perform music from four of Handel’s magnificent Chandos Anthems, written while the composer was under the patronage of James Brydges, subsequently Duke of Chandos, adding in two of his Italian cantatas, produced in Italy in 1707-8.

  • George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
        • Overture to Chandos Anthem No. 6 'As pants the hart' HWV251b
        • Spande ancor a mio dispetto HWV165
        • Chandos Anthem No. 2 'In the Lord put I my trust' HWV247
  • Interval
        • Overture to Chandos Anthem No. 1 'O be joyful' HWV246
        • Cuopre tal volta il cielo HWV98
        • Chandos Anthem No. 5 'I will magnify thee' HWV250a

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