‘The most important thing is the message of the music’ says Andreas Scholl. ‘Without soul and spirit, the music just doesn’t sound.’ Town Hall audiences already know just how intensely Germany’s leading countertenor lives those words; this concert finds him both directing the Academy of Ancient Music in two dazzling instrumental concertos – and letting his voice and spirit soar in three of the eighteenth century’s most expressive sacred masterpieces.
Academy of Ancient Music
Andreas Scholl countertenor/director
Klara Ek soprano
|van Wassenaer||Concerto Armonico No 2||10’|
|van Wassenaer||Concerto Armonico No 3||9’|
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