Tuesday, 19 December 2023 | 7.30pm
Get into the Christmas spirit with a programme of festive baroque favourites by Handel, Bach and Vivaldi as well as favourite carols played by an extraordinary line-up of some of London’s finest musicians joined by the choir of St Cuthbert’s with St Mathias Primary School.
Described as “superb” and “an open, imaginative and technically impeccable group that it would be folly not to follow”, ChamberMusicBox has been dazzling audiences since 2016 with their technical mastery and imaginative programming.
Now resident at the stunning Victorian church of St Cuthbert’s Earl’s Court, this collective of outstanding internationally-renowned musicians is looking forward to presenting another edition of their hugely popular Christmas Concert directed by violinist and CMB Artistic Director, Yuri Kalnits.
Together with the choir of St Cuthbert’s with St Mathias Primary School, conducted by Domenico Gioffrè, the group will perform Baroque favourites by Handel, Bach and Vivaldi as well as beloved carols.
PROGRAMME to include:
Georg Friedrich Händel – Overture to The Messiah
Johann Sebastian Bach – Concerto for Violin and Oboe in c minor BWV 1060
Antonio Vivaldi – Concerto for two violins in a minor RV522
Johann Sebastian Bach – Brandenburg Concerto no. 4 in G major BWV 1049
Yuri Kalnits violin | Alicja Smietana violin | Roman Mints violin | Kathryn Thomas flute | Joanna Shaw flute | Philip Haworth oboe
This concert is generously supported by the Cavatina Chamber Music Trust