Apprentices at Aldeburgh Music Festival
19 -21 May, 2015
 

Our Apprentices enjoyed joining the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists for one of our performances at Aldeburgh Music Festival. They performed Bach's Cantata No.198, Trauerode, Mozart's Requiem and Ave Verum Corpus.

On Saturday 20 June, violinist Isabelle Faust joined our forces for two concerts of Bach music performing the following Bach Cantatas:

 

BWV 229

Komm, Jesu, komm  

BWV 1001

G minor Sonata 

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Mit weinen hebt sich's  an

BWV 1006

E Major Partita

BWV 227

Jesu, meine Freunde

BWV 228

Fuerchte dich nicht  

BWV 1003

A minor Sonata

BWV 159

Ich lasse dich nicht  

BWV 2005

C major Sonata  

BWV 225

Singet dem Herrn  



 The concerts received an overwhelming amount of positive feedback on social media:


“If ever there was a perfect partnership for two concerts of Bach...Isabelle Faust and Monteverdi Choir & Orchestras."

- Aldeburgh Music


“It was such a treat to sing alongside Isabelle Faust. Quite extraordinarily exquisite playing in a very special venue!"

- Laura Oldfield


“Totally extraordinary day of music at Aldeburgh Music, Bach from the Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists and Isabelle Faust was out of this world. Totally loved it all." 

- Phillip Reed


“Bach concerts this afternoon were absolutely astounding. Singet had me bursting, Isabelle Faust, a goddess on violin"
- Eleanor C R Thompson