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Name: 18th Century Concert Orchestra
Skills: Orchestra
Phone: +44 (0)1785 284433
Fax: +44 (0)1785 284433
Address: Grange Cottage, Grange Road, Knightley, Stafford, Staffs ST20 0JX, United Kingdom
Links: Website     E-mail
Performances of popular baroque music by candlelight, in full 18th century costume and on period instruments.

The 18th Century Concert Orchestra present a visual and aural re-enctment of the 18th century. The costumes have been specially tailored for the orchestra from original 18th century patterns, while all the players use instruments and performance techniques as they would have been in the period.

Popular pieces include Handel 'Arrival of the Queen of Sheba' Bach's 'Air' and Pachelbels 'Canon'. "a delight for the senses" - Burton Mail one of those bounding musical experiences you feel priviledged to have experienced" - Stoke Evening Sentinel "extraordinarily beautiful playing" - NFMS journal



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