Glasgow inspired by Leipzig

AmicusGewandhaus Concert

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General Admission £12.00
Senior Citizens £10.00
Students & Unemployed £5.00
U16s accompanied by an adult Free
  • February
    Saturday
    23
    2019
    19:30 - 21:30

Event Details

Amicus welcomes back conductor Chris George who was so hugely popular when he worked with us in November 2017 on a programme of Beethoven and Mozart. This year, inspired by our recent Leipzig trip, JS Bach is at the heart of our programme, with three of his chorales arranged in full-blooded symphonic versions by Leopold Stokowski (of Fantasia fame), and Brahms' great C minor Symphony, which is also indebted to the great master. The soloist is Christian Elliott, the new principal cellist of the Irish Chamber Orchestra and a superb baroque specialist.

Stokowski/Bach - "Jesus Christus, Gottes Sohn”, from Easter Cantata “Christ lag in Todesbanden” BWV 4
Vivaldi - Cello concerto RV 405 in D minor
Stokowski/Bach - Chorale prelude “Wachet auf!” BWV 645
Vivaldi - Cello concerto RV 415 in G major
Stokowski/Bach - “Jesu bleibet meine Freude” from cantata "Herz und Mund“ BWV 147
Brahms - Symphony No 1 in C minor Op. 68

Featured Artists

  • Chris George
  • Christian Elliott

Location

St Mary's Cathedral
Great Western Road, Glasgow, G4 9JB

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Terms and Conditions

No Refunds Available
No ticket refunds are available for this event unless the event is cancelled.

No Unaccompanied Children
All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult at this event.