The Consort of Twelve is an ensemble of musicians from Hampshire and Sussex who specialise in the performance of Baroque music using the styles, techniques and instruments of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
The Consort was founded in 1982 and has given more than 160 concerts both in the Chichester area and farther afield.
Our 2014 DATES and programmes are:
SUNDAY 29th JUNE, 7.30pm Chichester University Chapel
(Leader Catherine Mackintosh)
A contrasting programme of orchestral music for strings, with wind. Concertos by Vivaldi and Handel, as well as music from the 2013 Glyndebourne production of Hippolyte e Aricie are framed by two large-scale Overture suites by J.J. Fux (whose treatise on counterpoint was studied by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven) and Telemann.
SUNDAY 21st SEPTEMBER, 6pm Bosham Church
(Leader Lucy Russell)
Attractive music Italian, German composers and English (Corelli, Vivaldi, Telemann and Boyce) are framed by suites from incidental music to plays and operas by Henry Purcell.
Go to Concerts page for programme details
Go to Booking details and venues to book tickets
Kate Goodchild (secretary) 01243 782353
Ian Graham-Jones (ticket applications) 01243 371128