Experience the enchantment of a 1729 Venetian carnival; take a stroll through the Vienna of the Habsburgs, set off in search of great castratos! This cycle of concerts immerses you in the delightfully colourful universe of Baroque music.
printed on 17-01-2019
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For Kit Armstrong, interpreting a piece means combining the pleasure of a technical challenge with a constant quest for musicality, so pairing him with Mozart was an obvious choice. He will perform th...Tickets More info
The Carnival of Venice in 1729 was quite unlike any other. Over a period of two months, opera houses engaged in a frenzied competition, booking the most famous singers of the day, including the legend...Tickets More info
What a profusion of music there must have been in seventeenth century Vienna. The Habsburg emperors really took their music seriously. Not just because they loved it, but also because they saw music a...
Love and hate, seduction and deception, rivalry and brotherhood: opera intrigues are founded on dramatic dualities. The dramatic tension that is created by these opposites has inspired many composers ...
Leopold I of Habsburg loved music passionately and was even considered a most talented composer himself. But he loved Italian music above all, which is why he invited an Italian musical delegation to ...