Sacred and Profane - the two faces of Naples

Sunday 11 August 2019, doors open 2.30 pm

St John's Church, Knaresborough

Our theme is music in the Hapsburg lands of early eighteenth century Italy and, more specifically, two revolutionary works from Naples - that leading centre of much musical innovation at the time.

Vivaldi Concerto in G (Fx. XI.36) RV 150: Allegro, Largo, Allegro
Pergolesi Stabat Mater
Scarlatti Overture in F to the opera buffa La Dirindina: Allegro, Grave, Minuet-allegro
Scarlatti La Dirindina - part 1
Scarlatti Sinfonia in G: Allegrissimo, Grave, Allegro
Scarlatti La Dirindina - part 2


Presented by

Marie Lemaire Soprano
Emma Edgar Contralto
Roger Brock Bass
Sue Marshall Violin
Felicia McCormick Violin
Simon Feather Viola
Catherine Strachan Violoncello
Directed by
Martyn Hodgson Callichon, Theorbo