A photograph of the Bloomsbury Baroque ensemble

Songs and dance tunes from 18th-century London [Suffolk]

Sunday 01 September 2024
15:00 to 16:00

A concert of music reflecting the multi-cultural population of 18th-century London, with music by Handel and Pepusch, Ignatius Sancho and Joseph de Bologne, Gaillard, Arne and others.


Bloomsbury Baroque

Philippa Hyde - Soprano

William Summers - Baroque Flute, Recorder

Diane Moore - Baroque Violin

Ibrahim Aziz - Bass Viol

Yeo Yat-Soon - Harpsichord


Based in central London, the ensemble performs music by the disparate communities of the Georgian era who found a home in the capital city. With its comparatively free press, burgeoning public culture and thriving commercial life, many musicians were drawn to settle in London - particularly from French and German backgrounds.


You can book tickets in advance and find out more about this beautiful wood and stone building by following THIS LINK.

Contact William
07949 652 315
Walpole Old Chapel, Halesworth Road, Walpole
IP19 9AZ
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Cost £12 in advance; £15 on the door