Academy of Ancient Music at Wigmore Hall
From Wigmore Hall, Richard Egarr (organ) leads the Academy of Ancient Music and choir in baroque music. Lully: De profundis; Regina coeli laetare. Charpentier: Sonate a huit.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London.
Presented by Petroc Trelawny
To close their season, the Academy of Ancient Music is joined by their choir and directed by Richard Egarr at the organ in a programme of French Baroque music celebrating the golden age of music at the court of the 'Sun King', Louis XIV.
Four of Lully's profound church works are interspersed with instrumental pieces by his contemporaries, Charpentier and Marais.
Lully: De profundis
Charpentier: Sonate Ã huit
Lully: Regina coeli laetare
8.10pm Interval (see separate billing)
Lully: Salve regina
Marais: Suite from Sonatas pour le Coucher du Roy
Lully: Dies irae
Academy of Ancient Music
Choir of the AAM
Richard Egarr (director/organ).
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