06 - 08 Oct. 2017

22nd Sligo Festival of Baroque Music

A celebration of Georg Philipp Telemann (1681 – 1767) on the 250th anniversary of his death. Telemann will be the primary focus of this year’s festival with four concerts featuring music by this extraordinary composer and his contemporaries. A secondary focus will be the Viola da Gamba with a programme of virtuoso solo and consort viol music. The festival also features masterclasses in Viola da Gamba, Baroque ensemble classes, and an introduction to the music and instruments of the Baroque Period. Ensemble in residence: Camerata Bachiensis of Leipzig.

Booking / info: sligobaroquefestival.com

Tickets from The Hawk’s Well Theatre (0719161518), and Ward’s Pharmacy, O’Connell St. Sligo.