Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Norwich Baroque with Richard Tunnicliffe at Wymondham Abbey, Norfolk – Saturday, May 31

Norwich Baroque at Wymondham Abbey in 2012

Norwich Baroque, with cellist Richard Tunnicliffe, presents The Bach Family and The Baroque Cello at Wymondham Abbey on Saturday, May 31 at 7.30pm, in partnership with Wymondham Music Festival.  

Norwich Baroque is celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-88) and Johann Bernhard Bach (1676-1749). The programme includes C P E Bach’s Cello Concerto in A major and J S Bach’s 3rd Brandenburg Concerto.

Norwich Baroque will be joined by Richard Tunnicliffe, principal cellist with The Avison Ensemble. He is also a key member of Fretwork, described by the London Evening Standard as ‘the finest viol consort on the planet’.

Tickets: adult £16, concessions £14 and under 18 £3, are on sale at Prelude Records, St Giles Street, Norwich, t. 01603 628319 and Puff’s Toyshop, Wymondham Market Place.

Formed in 2006 Norwich Baroque specialises in fresh and vibrant interpretations of music by popular and less well know Baroque composers; from Handel, Bach and Vivaldi, to Avison and Mudge.

For more information about Wymondham Music Festival see www.wymfestival.org.uk, t. 01953 333500, e. office@wymfestival.org.uk.