Radio 3 Live in Concert: Aldeburgh Festival

Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra

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BBC Radio 3
Friday, June 14, 2013 - 19:30

 

BBC Radio 3 brings you an all-Bach concert live from the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival. Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra, along with Violinists Kati Debretzeni and Maya Homburger.

They programme of canatatas for Ascensiontide combined with the Violin Concerto in A minor BWV 1041 and the Double Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1043.

There will be an interval of 20 minutes in which Louise Fryer catches up with Abigail Lane, organiser of the SNAP Art exhibition at the festival, and writer and critic Jonathan P Watts. They will discuss this year’s exhibition, which celebrates Britten’s centenary.