Bach + Handel
Beloved Canadian soprano Karina Gauvin “inhabits Handel\\\\\\\'s complex characters with passionate intensity and uncommon understanding,” and shines in tonight’s centrepiece, Silete venti. The first of a two-night Bach@Knox pairing also introduces guest conductor Mathieu Lussier, acclaimed former associate conductor with leading early music ensemble Les Violons du Roy.
J.S. BACH Orchestra Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066
HANDEL Ah Mio Cor
HANDEL Ombre Pallide
HANDEL The Arrival of Queen Sheba
HANDEL Silete venti
MATHIEW LUSSIER conductor
KARINA GAUVIN soprano
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