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December 2016
£23.50

Handel’s Messiah, Perth

December 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
St John’s Kirk,
31 Saint John Street
Perth, Perth and Kinross PH1 United Kingdom
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Messiah - Listing

As Handel’s best-loved work, Messiah presents a journey through many of the central values associated with the festive season, best represented in the words of the Angel: ‘Fear not, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.’ With its effervescent choruses, interspersed with both virtuosic and beautifully lyrical arias demonstrating Handel’s unique gift for vocal writing, its humanity still readily communicates with listeners today. With the expert direction of John Butt and…

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£5

Children’s Messiah

December 18 @ 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Bute Hall,
University of Glasgow Gilbert Scott Building University Avenue
Glasgow, G12 8QQ United Kingdom
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Messiah

Dunedin Consort’s Children’s Messiah is back this year by popular demand. Scotland’s own internationally renowned Baroque ensemble perform highlights from Handel’s much-loved masterpiece Messiah in this 45-minute performance, which includes the famous Hallelujah chorus. Dunedin Consort will take the audience on an interactive journey through the music with explanations and participatory games, suitable for all the family. Get into the festive spirit and experience some of the best bits of one of classical music’s greatest masterpieces.

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Handel’s Messiah, Glasgow

December 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Bute Hall,
University of Glasgow Gilbert Scott Building University Avenue
Glasgow, G12 8QQ United Kingdom
Booking Tel
Messiah - Listing

As Handel’s best-loved work, Messiah presents a journey through many of the central values associated with the festive season, best represented in the words of the Angel: ‘Fear not, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.’ With its effervescent choruses, interspersed with both virtuosic and beautifully lyrical arias demonstrating Handel’s unique gift for vocal writing, its humanity still readily communicates with listeners today. With the expert direction of John Butt and…

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£5

Children’s Messiah

December 19 @ 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
The Queen’s Hall,
85 - 89 Clerk Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9JG United Kingdom
Booking Tel 01316682019
Messiah

Dunedin Consort’s Children’s Messiah is back this year by popular demand. Scotland’s own internationally renowned Baroque ensemble perform highlights from Handel’s much-loved masterpiece Messiah in this 45-minute performance, which includes the famous Hallelujah chorus. Dunedin Consort will take the audience on an interactive journey through the music with explanations and participatory games, suitable for all the family. Get into the festive spirit and experience some of the best bits of one of classical music’s greatest masterpieces.

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£12 - £25

Handel’s Messiah, Edinburgh

December 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Queen’s Hall,
85 - 89 Clerk Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9JG United Kingdom
Booking Tel 01316682019
Messiah - Listing

As Handel’s best-loved work, Messiah presents a journey through many of the central values associated with the festive season, best represented in the words of the Angel: ‘Fear not, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.’ With its effervescent choruses, interspersed with both virtuosic and beautifully lyrical arias demonstrating Handel’s unique gift for vocal writing, its humanity still readily communicates with listeners today. With the expert direction of John Butt and…

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£34.50 - £59.50

Handel’s Messiah, London

December 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kings Place,
90 York Way
London, N1 9AG United Kingdom
Booking Tel
Messiah - Listing

As Handel’s best-loved work, Messiah presents a journey through many of the central values associated with the festive season, best represented in the words of the Angel: ‘Fear not, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.’ With its effervescent choruses, interspersed with both virtuosic and beautifully lyrical arias demonstrating Handel’s unique gift for vocal writing, its humanity still readily communicates with listeners today. With the expert direction of John Butt and…

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January 2017
£30 - £50

Day Singing Workshop – Glasgow

Saturday 14th January @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
University of Glasgow,
The Square, off University Avenue
Glasgow, G12 8QQ United Kingdom
Booking Tel 0131 516 3718

The ever-popular Dunedin Choral Workshops make a welcome return this winter. This season’s series explores music for voices and brass instruments by Renaissance luminaries Andrea Gabrieli, Giovanni Gabrieli and Heinrich Schütz, alongside works by the 19th-century masters Brahms and Bruckner, whose approach to vocal writing was transformed by their discoveries of these earlier composers. Participants will enjoy the opportunity of working on both some familiar and lesser-known repertory, with input and coaching from Dunedin’s professional singers taking into account the…

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€15 - €40

Cantatas for the Soul

Saturday 14th January @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ta’ Giezu Church,
St. John Street
Valletta, Malta
Booking Tel
Tim Mead square

Featuring some of his greatest hits, this concert by Bach specialist John Butt and the Dunedin Consort offers something for everyone and music to suit every mood. Renowned for his warm tone and expressive interpretations, countertenor Tim Mead tackles some of the most beautiful and heart-rending cantatas by JC and JS Bach. Dunedin Consort’s Italian-Dutch violinist Cecilia Bernardini takes centre stage for two of Bach’s most popular violin concertos to round off the programme. Programme: JC Bach Ach daß ich wassers gnug hätte…

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£10 - £20

Suites and Cantatas, Edinburgh

Friday 20th January @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Queen’s Hall,
85 - 89 Clerk Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9JG United Kingdom
Booking Tel 01316682019
Cantatas - Listing

In addition to his role as Cantor of the Thomasschule in Leipzig, from 1729 until the early 1740s Bach also held the position of Music Director of the city’s Collegium Musicum. This offered him the opportunity to experiment with novel orchestral timbres. Bach took full advantage of these instrumental resources, synthesising his characteristically intense counterpoint with visceral dance forms to create tangibly physical musical textures. In this programme, we explore two of the orchestral suites thought to have been produced…

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£15 - £20

Suites and Cantatas, Aberdeen

Saturday 21st January @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
St Machar’s Cathedral,
18 The Chanonry
Aberdeen, AB24 1RQ United Kingdom
Booking Tel
Cantatas - Listing

In addition to his role as Cantor of the Thomasschule in Leipzig, from 1729 until the early 1740s Bach also held the position of Music Director of the city’s Collegium Musicum. This offered him the opportunity to experiment with novel orchestral timbres. Bach took full advantage of these instrumental resources, synthesising his characteristically intense counterpoint with visceral dance forms to create tangibly physical musical textures. In this programme, we explore two of the orchestral suites thought to have been produced…

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