Academy of Ancient Music / Handelís royal music

26 September 2012 / 19:30

Tickets £8 Ė 35

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Handel Coronation Anthems
Handel Water Music
Handel Royal Fireworks Music
Handel Hallelujah and Amen from ĎMessiahí

Academy of Ancient Music
Choir of the AAM
Richard Egarr

Pre-concert talk 6.30pm, Barbican Hall

The Academy of Ancient Music launches its Association at the Barbican with a celebratory performance of some of Handelís most jubilant music. Written for national and royal celebrations, including a Fireworks display in Green Park and the Coronation of George II, these works course with instantly recognisable and thrilling tunes.

The Barbican performance concludes a major European tour and an appearance as part of the Jubilee Pageant on the River Thames.

'Fans of Richard Egarr and the AAM know the extent to which Handel's music sparkles and breathes under their fingertips' Classic FM Magazine, December 2011

Part of All classical music events - 2012Ė2013 season
Part of Barbican Productions 2012Ė2013
Part of Academy of Ancient Music 2012Ė2013

Produced by the Barbican in association with AAM

This performance is generously supported by RBC Wealth Management
This performance is generously supported by RBC Wealth Management

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