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The English Concert at Sage Gateshead

7 April 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ahead of their annual concert at Canegie Hall, The English Concert will bring their rendition of Handel’s Semele to the Sage Gateshead.

 

There’s loving someone who’s out of your league – and then there’s Semele, who’s got her eye on the King of the God’s himself. It cannot end well, but Handel’s 1744 dramatic entertainment tells her story in music of gripping theatricality and colour.

 

The English Concert are the UK’s leading experts in music of the baroque and classical periods, performing on original instruments, with a style of playing and singing appropriate to the composer or period. They believe this allows them to get to the essential core of the music they are performing.

More details available here.

Important Event Information

Ticket Prices: From £16.50
Ticket Availability: Available through the Sage website here
Accessibility: Please get in touch with the Sage to confirm arrangements

Details

Date:
7 April
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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