Rachael Beesley Solo Violin Recital – 8 April

Rachael Beesley Solo Violin Recital – Sonata, Partita & PassacagliaEaster Saturday Violinist Rachael Beesley performs heavenly works by 18th Century musicians. Bach’s Sonatas and Partitas for violin alone are a true exploration of what possibilities are available for this instrument. Completed by 1720 but not published until 1802, the French style dance movements of the

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Handel’s Messiah – 9 April

Melbourne Bach Choir – Handel’s MessiahEaster Sunday Halleluja! Melbourne audiences will have the opportunity to experience Handel’s Messiah at Easter, the festival for which Handel conceived this masterpiece, and with which it was most associated until the 20th century. Melbourne Bach Choir and Orchestra conducted by Rick Prakhoff, with soloists Lorina Gore (soprano), Belinda Paterson