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Total Eclipse: Handel at Home

Total Eclipse: Handel at Home

With the London Handel Players

 

The London Handel Players perform a special programme to commemorate the 300th anniversary of Handel moving into his home in Brook Street at St George’s, Hanover Square.

This event is organised in partnership with Handel Hendrix House.  Ticket holders for this performance can see Handel’s house, newly restored, on the day of the performance for the special price of £10.00.  Please note tickets at this special price cannot be booked in advance.  Simply present your concert ticket on arrival at Handel Hendrix House to purchase entry at the discounted rate.  Opening hours 10.00 – 17.00 (last admission 16.00).  For more information about Handel Hendrix House please see www.handelhendrix.org

Repertoire

Rinaldo HWV 7

Overture

Sinfonia & Cara sposa

Il vostro maggio

Lascia ch’io pianga

Handel Sonata a 5 (Violin Concert) in B flat major HWV 288 for violin and strings

Andante; Adagio; Allegro

Radamisto HWV 12

Ombra cara

Giulio Cesare in Egitto HWV 17

Overture

Da Tempeste

Se pietá

Samson HWV 57

Overture

‘Total Eclipse’

‘Thus when the sun’

The Choice of Hercules HWV 69

‘Yet can I hear that dulcet lay’

Performers

London Handel Players

Rachel Brown flute and recorder

Adrian Butterfield violin

Naomi Burrell violin

Rachel Byrt viola

Gavin Kibble cello

Silas Wollston harpsichord


Tickets: £40 / £30 / £25 / £15* (please note due to the layout of St George’s, Hanover Square, £15 tickets have heavily restricted views). 

Student tickets: £10 available to purchase on the door with a valid student ID. Or use code STUDENT10 at checkout (please note you must be signed in to your LHF account with a valid .edu email address).

Priority Booking Dates

Major Donors and Director’s Circle: Monday 7 August

Gold Members: Wednesday 9 August

Patron’s Circle: Friday 11 August

Benefactors: Monday 14 August

Associate Benefactors: Wednesday 16 August

Friends: Friday 18 August

General Public: Monday 21 August

If you’d like to take advantage of priority booking become a Member click here.

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