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HANDEL ‘MESSIAH’ | UK TOUR

3 Dec – 23 Dec 2017

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UK Tour: Handel ‘Messiah’

3 December 2017, 7:30 pm
Romsey Abbey, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 8EP, UK

UK Tour: Handel ‘Messiah’ – Gala Performance

4 December 2017, 6:00 pm
The Charterhouse, Sutton's Hospital, Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6AN, UK

UK Tour: Handel ‘Messiah’

10 December 2017, 7:30 pm
St George's Church, Kemp Town, Brighton, BN2 1ED, UK

UK Tour: Handel ‘Messiah’

14 December 2017, 7:30 pm
Kings Place, 90 York Way, Kings Cross, London, N1 9AG, UK

UK Tour: Handel ‘Messiah’

16 December 2017, 7:30 pm
Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1PX, UK

UK Tour: Handel ‘Messiah’

23 December 2017, 7:30 pm
St Nicholas Church, Arundel, West Sussex, UK

Clocking On!

17 February 2018, 7:00 pm
The Chapel, Chichester University, West Sussex, PO19 6PE UK

JS BACH | St Matthew Passion

25 March 2018, 3:00 pm
Laren Basilica, Laren, The Netherlands

Benjamin Bayl new Associate Director

The Hanover Band are delighted to announce that Benjamin Bayl has been recently appointed an Associate Director of the orchestra. Benjamin has worked with the orchestra for several years now and has an excellent rapport with the players. He recently co …

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Online Reviews | Beijing May 2017

Following The Hanover Band’s debut in China in May 2017, here is a compiled collection of comments and reviews shared online: By @Jingjie on WeChat Board – The HB’s concert, conducted by Benjamin Bayl from harpsichord. Particularly enjoy Vivaldi’s conc …

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Happy St Cecilia one and all, in honour of the patron saint of music.

Note to self - *must* buy new music stand.

Happy St Cecilia one and all, in honour of the patron saint of music. 

Note to self - *must* buy new music stand.

As winner of several awards, such as the Tom Hammond Opera Prize, we are pleased to announce that Bradley Smith is returning for our Messiah Tour next month after his excellence performace last year.
Read more on his website below!
https://t.co/8aLPagVnQa #THB_MessiahTourUk

As winner of several awards, such as the Tom Hammond Opera Prize, we are pleased to announce that Bradley Smith is returning for our Messiah Tour next month after his excellence performace last year.
Read more on his website below! 
https://t.co/8aLPagVnQa #THB_MessiahTourUk
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The Hanover Band

HANOVER (Not Hannover; Germany) In terms of British history the majority of the music we play is from the Hanoverian period. Hanover also refers to Hanover Square in London, where Haydn performed his symphonies & arias in the Salomon Concerts in the 1790’s.

BAND (ref: The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians)
‘An instrumental ensemble, larger than a chamber ensemble. Thus the ’24 violins’ of Louis XIV were called ‘la grande bande’ to distinguish them from Lully’s ‘petits violons’, and Charles II’s similar ensemble was known as ‘the King’s Band’. By extension, ‘band’ came to mean an orchestra in colloquial British usage’.

THE HANOVER BAND a period name for a period orchestra.

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