Handel and Bach Masterworks

St George's, Hanover Square
7:00 pm, Friday, 11 March, 2016

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Pegasus returned the London Handel Festival to perform a programme of pieces composed by Handel and his contemporary J.S. Bach when both composers were in their early twenties – Handel’s youthful and exuberant Dixit Dominus, and Bach’s rarely heard cantata Christ lag in Todesbanden. Pegasus were accompanied by the London Handel Orchestra and by students from the Birmingham Conservatoire.

Johann Sebastian Bach – Motet: Lobet den Herren, alle Heiden, BWV230

Johann Sebastian Bach – Cantata: Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV4

George Frideric Handel – Dixit Dominus, HWV232

Director – Adrian Butterfield

Venue details

St George's Church, St George's Street, London W1S 1FX
Nearest tube: Oxford Circus, Bond Street