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South Stoke Series: LES NATIONS – Arundel Festival 2018


HANDEL Trio Sonata in G major Op.5 No.4
PURCELL Chacony in G minor
SAMMARTINI Recorder Concerto in F Major
LECLAIR Flute Concerto in C major
VIVALDI La Follia Trio Sonata RV63
TELEMANN Concerto in E major for recorder, flute and strings

About This Concert

The South Stoke Series: 

Students studying under Ashley Solomon, Head of Historical Performance at The Royal College of Music, perform in the intimate setting of St Leonard’s Church, South Stoke.

A ‘Nurturing the NEXT Generation’ event


Amelia Shakespeare baroque flute
Iain Hall recorder/baroque cello
Gabi Jones baroque violin
Abel Balazs baroque violin
Joanna Patrick baroque viola
Jonatan Bougt theorbo
Claire Williams harpsichord




“Strings are gleaming and engaged, their woodwind sublime, their brass bright and flexible, their percussion alert….”

The Independent on Sunday

22 August 2018
12:00 pm

St Leonard's Church, South Stoke, West Sussex, UK
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£15* (*Booking fee applies)
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Doors open: 11.30am

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 and 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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