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

13th Aug 2019 to 20th Aug 2019
5.30pm pm 13th, 15th, 16th, 19th and 20th August
St Cecilias Hall
St Cecilia’s Hall Niddry Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1NQ
£27 + bf
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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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