Acis & Galatea

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

Love, jealousy, tragedy and transfiguration — Acis & Galatea has it all. So it is no surprise that Handel’s ‘little opera’, as he called it, was his most popular stage work during his lifetime. It was his first major setting of a substantial English text and would become the prototype for the English oratorio, which earned Handel […]

£6 – £24.50

Mozart C Minor Mass

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

The “Great Mass” in C Minor may be Mozart’s most daring masterpiece. Scored for a huge double chorus and large orchestra, it was left tantalisingly incomplete at his death, and is performed here with Dunedin’s characteristic historical insight in a new completion by Clemens Kemme. Soloists Lucy Crowe and Anna Dennis (soprano), Benjamin Hulett (tenor) […]

£6 – £25.50

Haydn Symphonies

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

Dunedin Consort is joined by guest director and harpsichordist Peter Whelan for this sparkling trilogy of early Haydn symphonies. Composed in his early days at the Court of Eszterháza, together they trace a journey from early morning sunrise, through the bright splendour of midday to a fun-filled, celebratory evening. And at the centre, our very […]

£6 – £26

Hail, O Queen

St John's Kirk 31 Saint John Street, Perth, Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom

Virgin, Queen, Star of the Sea: Mary has had many names over the centuries. This Marian-inspired programme weaves together music that explores her shifting status as both mother of God and a young woman, through settings of texts both familiar and new. Under the direction of Nicholas Mulroy, our a cappella consort traces her influence across the […]

£5 – £22

Songs of War I Have Seen

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

In partnership with RSNO. A set of tabletop and standard lamps, illuminating the stage as a living room. The female musicians at the front of the stage performing on both period and modern instruments, playing and then reading text from the wartime diaries of Gertrude Stein. The score carefully mixing Matthew Locke’s music of the […]

£6 – £33.50

Čičić directs Vivaldi

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

Dunedin Consort is joined by guest director and superstar violinist Bojan Čičić for this fiery all-Vivaldi programme, which explores the rich array of music that Vivaldi composed for the court orchestra in Dresden. From the tongue-in-cheek ‘per il Coglioni’ (‘for the idiots’), so named because Vivaldi was asked to write in the figures for the continuo […]

£6 – £26

Children’s Messiah

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

Fun for all the family is guaranteed in Dunedin Consort’s interactive, 45-minute Children’s Messiah — specially crafted with little ears in mind! Guided by Mr Handel himself, they’ll be whizzing through some of his greatest hits, with plenty of fun and games along the way. Suitable for all ages. With BSL interpretation. FREE to adults purchasing tickets […]

£5

Messiah

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

It’s no surprise that Handel’s Messiah continues to draw audiences back year after year. There is nothing quite like it. Although the Hallelujah chorus has become the work’s calling card, Handel wrote every note to impress and astound his listeners. Its choruses are as grand as anything Handel ever composed, the solo writing profoundly moving, the drama […]

£6 – £26

Open Rehearsal: Leipzig 300

Perth

Join us for our open rehearsal in Perth as we look back at Bach's first cantata cycle composed in Leipzig and the rich creative environment that surrounded him.

Leipzig 300 music by Bach and Telemann

Perth Concert Hall Mill Street, Perth, United Kingdom

When Bach took up the position as Kantor at the Thomaskirche in Leipzig in 1723, he could hardly have anticipated the indelible imprint his appointment would have upon the future of western classical music. One of his main duties was to compose liturgical cantatas for every Sunday and feast day of the church year, and […]

£6 – £26