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Manchester University Baroque Orchestra. Italy Abroad: Italian
Concerto Grossi and Cantatas from 18th-Century England

1:10pm – 1:55pm
45 mins
8 Dec 2023

Manchester University’s period-instrument Baroque orchestra presents Italianate music by European composers active in the concert rooms of 18th-century London. Alongside familiar masterworks by Handel, the programme includes rarely heard music by Geminiani for the pantomime La forêt enchantée, and a concerto grosso by the Dutch-born composer Pieter Hellendaal, who moved to London in 1751.

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Phone: +44 (0) 161 306 6000 Website:

Event address

Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama,
Bridgeford Street,
M13 9PL

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