Baltic Nights - Britten Sinfonia

Baltic Nights

Cambridge London Norwich
25 – 03 Mar 2013

Perotin

Viderunt omnes*

Bach

Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041

Ēriks Ešenvalds

AQUA (World premiere tour)

Bach

Motet - Komm Jesu, komm, BWV 229*

Pēteris Vasks

Violin Concerto 'Distant Light'

Summary

Acclaimed violinist Alina Ibragimova directs Britten Sinfonia in a programme demonstrating her skill with both contemporary and early repertoire, featuring Peteris Vasks’ Violin Concerto ‘Distant Light’, and one of only two surviving violin concerto by Bach.

Britten Sinfonia professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices, interweaves music from Perotin and Bach, and Ēriks Ešenvalds brings the themes together in a new commission for strings and voices.

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