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 2020
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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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Artists profile - Crispian Steele Perkins
Crispian is one of the world's best known trumpet soloists, renowned for the quality of his performances and his wide-ranging musical experience. He has been a regular guest over the years with Leeds Baroque and will be joining us for our Timpani launch concert on 27 October and again in March 2020.
Read more about hime HERE
Video Link to his interview with an American Radio Statio - entertaining!
Listen here ...
We spent a weekend recording audio samples for the website with recording engineer Colin Bradburne.
Thanks to generous grants from the Friends of Leeds Baroque and Leeds Philosophical & Literary Society we now have examples of our repertoire on line.
We are listed in the NCEM directory! www.ncem.co.uk/directory