Streaming online until 10 April
Written, as it is, for an ensemble without violins, Johannes Brahms’ Serenade No.2 is rarely performed but has long been on our programming wish-list and – with ‘no violins’ as the starting point for this concert – J.S Bach’s sixth Brandenburg Concerto is the perfect companion piece. The programme is completed with James MacMillan’s wind quintet ‘Untold’ which is scored for cor anglais rather than oboe.
J.S Bach: Brandenburg Concerto, No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051
James MacMillan: Untold
Brahms: Serenade, No. 2 in A major, Op. 16
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Available to watch online from 11 March – 10 April
How to watch the online concert
You can watch the performance from 7.30pm on Thursday 11 March and it will be available to watch as many times as you like for the following 30 days. Your access details will be sent to you 24 hours before the performance starts, with full details of how to watch the concert.
The Academy of St Martin in the Fields and St Martin-in-the-Fields church are closely following government guidance and this concert will adhere accordingly to the latest advice.