Edinburgh International Festival: Bach Keyboard Concertos

Some of today’s finest harpsichordists from all over the world join forces with the exceptional players of Scotland’s Dunedin Consort to explore the complete keyboard concertos by J S Bach.

Edinburgh International Festival: Bach Keyboard Concertos

About Edinburgh International Festival: Bach Keyboard Concertos

With musicians from the Dunedin Consort

Some of today’s finest harpsichordists from all over the world join forces with the exceptional players of Scotland’s Dunedin Consort for a major, six-part International Festival concert series, exploring the complete keyboard concertos by J S Bach.

£27 (fees apply) | All concerts 1hr approx (no interval)
St Cecilia’s Hall: Concert Room & Music Museum, The University of Edinburgh

Concerts 1—5 are given in St Cecilia’s Hall, and the series concludes in The Queen’s Hall on 22 August.

Concert 1 | 13 Aug 5.30pm
Aapo Häkkinen Harpsichord
Mahan Esfahani Harpsichord
Concerto in D major BWV1054
Concerto in C minor for two harpsichords BWV1060

Concert 2 | 15 Aug 5.30pm
Mahan Esfahani Harpsichord
Robert Ehrlich & Anna Januj Recorders
Jasu Moisio Oboe
Concerto in D minor BWV 1059R (reconstructed by Mahan Esfahani) Concerto in F major BWV 1057

Concert 3 | 16 Aug 5.30pm
Masato Suzuki Harpsichord
Concerto in G minor BWV 1058 Concerto in D minor BWV 1052

Concert 4 | 19 Aug 5.30pm
Christine Schornsheim Harpsichord
Andreas Staier Harpsichord
Concerto in A major BWV 1055 Concerto in F minor BWV 1056
Concerto in C major for two harpsichords BWV 1061

Concert 5 | 20 Aug 5.30pm
Richard Egarr Harpsichord
Diego Ares Harpsichord
Concerto in E major BWV 1053
Concerto in C minor for two harpsichords BWV 1062

Supported by Dr. George Sypert and Dr. Joy Arpin

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