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BAUDELAIRE AND THE BASSOON 

Featuring
CHABRIER L'invitation au voyage
BEETHOVEN Adelaide Op.46 
DEBUSSY 
Cinq Poèmes de Baudelaire
DUPARC L'invitation au voyage
WAGNER Selections from Tannhäuser
HECTOR BERLIOZ La Captive, H.60
with works by FRANCK, WEBER, DUTILLEUX and SERGE GAINSBOURG

Ensemble 360’s ‘bassoonist in a million’ Amy Harman is joined by Louise Alder ‘the brightest lyric soprano of the younger generation’ and winner of the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017 Audience Prize, and pianist in a ‘class of his own’ James Baillieu.

This evening’s concert celebrates the mid-19th century French poet Charles Baudelaire, an enormously important figure in both modern literature and art, and the composers he admired and influenced.

Part of LA BELLE ÉPOQUE A French Weekend
Festival of Chamber Music and Song from France's Golden Age
Friday 9 March - Sunday 11 March

In collaboration with University of Sheffield Concerts

Pre-concert talk by Professor Helen Abbott, from Birmingham University, Director of the Baudelaire Song Project

FREE to all ticket holders

Running time: About 1 hour and 45 minutes (including a 15 minute interval)

Music in the Round and Sheffield University Concerts present

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