12 – 20 May 2017
Saturday 13 May, 7.00pm
St John's Smith Square
Elin Manahan Thomas soprano
Ashley Solomon flute & director
Whither shall I fly?
Telemann – Ouverture-Suite in F major, TWV55:F16
Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
Telemann – Cantata: Ino
Telemann the man of the High Baroque and Telemann the progressive eye each other in two works from his final decade, culminating in his powerful late masterpiece, the extraordinary and dramatic soprano cantata Ino. In between, the ever-popular Florilegium performs one of the enduring favourites of the Baroque concerto repertoire.
Tickets £40, £32, £25, £20
‘They are great poets, magicians who will hypnotise your mind ... touching the very heart of your soul.’