february, 2019

13feb7:30 pmMonarchs & Nobles: London Theatre Rivalrieswith Pallade Musica

Event Details

Countertenor Michael Taylor teams up with award-winning early music ensemble Pallade Musica to explore the theatre rivalries of 18th century London. The program delves into the various rival factions that arose upon Handel’s arrival in London around 1710, from the various characters within the Royal Academy of Music to the famous rivalry between Handel and Porpora,  as well as some of the neglected factions such as the English Opera Project and Handel’s followers and successors.

Featuring works by Handel, Bononcini, Porpora, Ariosti, Haym, Arne and more.

Time

(Wednesday) 7:30 pm

Location

Chapelle du Musée de l'Amérique-francophone

2 Côte de la Fabrique

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