La Nuova Musica
David Bates conductor
Andrew Staples director
Charpentier Sacrificium Abrahae
Plus extracts from
de Brossard Symphony in G minor for solo violin and continuo
Trio sonata in D major
Trio sonata in E minor
SACRIFICES is a staging of two trailblazing oratorios from the middle Baroque by two of the most vibrant young companies in theatre and music in the UK. Festival favourites La Nuova Musica collaborate for the first time with Vignette Productions, transforming Shoreditch Town Hall with immersive sound installations and breathing new life into these early masterpieces.
One of the most exciting consorts in the Early Music field
BBC Radio 3 on La Nuova Musica
Some of the most nuanced dramatic performances you’re ever likely to see on an operatic stage
The Arts Desk on Vignette Productions.
Thursday 14 June supported by Geoffrey Collens
Friday 15 June supported by Andrew Blankfield and friends
We would like to thank Nick Giles and all at Shoreditch Town Hall for hosting this performance, and for all their support of our work.