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Bath Bachfest

16 Feb — 19 Feb 2017 | Tour Director: Sandy Burnett

ACE Aquileia tour: Basilica of Aquileia

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Tour Director

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Sandy Burnett, MA

a musician and BBC Radio broadcaster

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Itinerary

Day

1

Tour assembles at the Abbey Hotel, Bath for three nights. Guided walking tour of Bath and Bath Abbey. Evening concert in Assembly Rooms: the Academy of Ancient Music with Alastair Ross (harpsichord), Frank de Bruine (director and oboe) and Bojan Čičić (violin) perform works by J S Bach, Vivaldi, Albinoni and A Marcello.

Day

2

Morning lecture followed by visit to Holburne Museum. Afternoon concert: Xuefei Yang (guitar) and the Heath String Quartet perform arrangements of works by J S Bach and Boccherini. Evening concert in Assembly Rooms: The Tallis Scholars perform choral works by Lassus, Hassler, Schutz, H Praetorius and J S Bach.

Day

3

Morning concert in Assembly Rooms: Adrian Chandler (violin) and Peter Whelan (bassoon) with La Serenissima: Italian programme with works by Caldara, Corelli, Albinoni, Vivaldi, Tartini and Torelli. Free afternoon. Evening concert in Bath Abbey: The Sixteen under Harry Christophers perform works by J S Bach including Brandenburg Concerto No 3, Jesu, joy of man’s desiring, and Magnificat in D.

Day

4

Tour disperses after breakfast.

Tour Dates

16 Feb — 19 Feb 2017

Days

4

Cost

Tour Code

BABF-17

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Cost includes:

accommodation based on sharing a twin or double bedded room, performances as described, breakfast, one lunch, three dinners with water & coffee, excursions & admissions, gratuities.

Not included:

travel insurance, double room for single use supplement £75.

 
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