Advent concert: Bach and Mozart
Bach and Mozart - Advent at the Symphony Iceland Symphony
7. Dec Â» 19:30 Eldborg | Harpa
Johann Sebastian Bach Orchestral Suite no. 3 in D major
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Exsultate, jubilate
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Overture to Così fan tutte
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Porgi amor from The Marriage of Figaro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Martern aller Arten from The Abduction from the Seraglio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony no. 31 Paris
Sally Matthews is among Britains leading sopranos. was the winner of the 1999 Kathleen Ferrier Award. She has appeared at Covent Garden and at the Salzburg Festival, and regularly sings with orchestras such as the Philharmonia, London Symphony Orchestra, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, and Berlin Philharmonic. At this years Iceland Symphonys Advent Concert, this captivating singer performs two famous Mozart arias, including the Countess aria from The Marriage of Figaro, and the solo motet Exsultate, jubilate.
Jonathan Cohen is one of Britains foremost young conductors of Baroque music. He conducts his own orchestra, Arcangelo, whose highly praised recordings include Bachs Mass in b minor. At this years Advent Concert, he conducts Mozarts Paris Symphony and Bachs Orchestral Suite no. 3, which includes the unforgettable Air on the G String.