Music From Dublin Castle

MUSIC FROM DUBLIN CASTLE

Music From Dublin Castle

Past Performance

Rising star Peter Whelan, who will lead, play bassoon, and play harpsichord is “an absolute master of fleet facility with a solidly plush tone of wondrous immediacy” – Philadelphia Enquirer

Dublin Castle was the epicenter of Irish musical activity in the eighteenth century with visitors including Handel, Geminiani, and many of the greatest violinists of the day. Experience a time capsule of well-known and newly discovered works celebrating the Golden Age of Irish music.

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  • Antonio Vivaldi: Overture l’Olimpiade
  • Vivaldi: Double Bassoon concerto (arranged) in G Minor
  • Johann Sigismund Cousser: Festin des Muses: Suite No.1 in G Minor
  • Vivaldi: Overture to Griselda
  • Vivaldi: Concerto for bassoon in C Major
  • Pierre Van Maldere: Sinfonia C Major
  • Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso, La Follia

 
Pre-concert talk at 6:30pm

Peter Whelan


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