London Bach Society

London Bach Society: Bach and Telemann, 7 October

As Chairman of the LBS Council I am delighted to invite you to a special concert “At home with Bach” on 7 October that also marks the 250th anniversary of the death of Georg Philipp Telemann, a contemporary of Johann Sebastian Bach.

The evening starts at 6.00pm with drinks and canapes, continues with the concert and concludes with a two-course buffet supper.

The concert will be given by the Steinitz Bach Players Chamber Ensemble:
Elizabeth Walker and Christine Garrett flutes
Anthony Robson oboe and recorder
Andrew Skidmore cello
Alastair Ross harpsichord

The programme includes:
Sonata in G major for two flutes and continuo                                                            Joh. Seb. Bach
Sonata in D minor for flute, oboe and continuo                                             Georg Philipp Telemann
Movements from a cello suite                                                                                     Joh. Seb. Bach
Pieces for solo harpsichord                                                                                         Joh. Seb. Bach
Trio in D minor from Tafelmusik II for recorder, two flutes and continuo      Georg Philipp Telemann

The cost per head is £45. If you wish to attend, please e-mail me at richard.jones@langstone-court.org.uk and make your payment to the Langstone events account: name MR R JONES, sort code 30-80-55, account number 70478860, reference LBS concert; or send me a cheque (made out to Mr R Jones) at Langstone Court, Llangarron, Ross on Wye, HR9 6NR. I will then add your name to the list of attendees and write to confirm that you are on the list. Please let me know if you need wheelchair access.

Directions to Langstone can be seen here.

For more information about the LBS, please see www.bachlive.co.uk.

Revd Richard Jones