Audience Review: A wonderful rendition of this too rarely performed work (Charpentier David et Jonathas). The orchestra were excellent and the chorus accomplished as ever, with many of their members taking solo parts. The main characters were superb, especially Stuart O'Hara in the role of Saul"
“Leeds Baroque Orchestra is a national treasure and one that I whole-heartedly support" - Dame Evelyn Glennie
Leeds Baroque directed by Peter Holman
Honorary Patron - Sir Alan Langlands: Musical Director - Peter Holman MBE: Chorus Master - Clive McClelland
Concert & Events Diary 2019
Sunday 16 June 2019 at 3:00pm
Clothworkers Centenary Concert Hall University of Leeds, LEEDS LS2 9JT
A Venetian Vespers
Not the more familiar 1610 Vespers written for Mantua but a Vespers drawn from the wonderful music written in the 1620s and 30s for Venice, including the evergreen ‘Beatus vir’.
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Sunday 27 October 2019 at 3:00pm
The Venue, Leeds College of Music, 3 Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PD
Soli Deo Gloria: A Portrait of J.S. Bach
with Stuart O’Hara bass and Asuka Sumi violin
Great works by Bach familiar and unfamiliar, including the festive cantata ‘Gloria in excelsis deo’, Brandenburg 3, the Sinfonia in D BWV1045 and the great solo bass cantata ‘Ich habe genug’.
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Leeds Baroque Choir & Orchestra is a period instrument performance group directed by Peter Holman. We specialise in music of the 17th and 18th centuries and give 3 or 4 concerts a year. Find out more...
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Thanks to generous grants from the Friends of Leeds Baroque and Leeds Philosophical & Literary Society we now have examples of our repertoire on line.
Leeds Baroque awarded a grant by Wade's Charity
We are delighted to announce that Leeds Baroque has been awarded a grant by Wade's Charity to support Leeds Baroque's audience development project.
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