Jesús Merino first violin and direction
The Sunday Morning Concert series opens with the Concerto Köln playing Bach and Geminiani
Bach Concerto for violin and orchestra, from the Harpsichord Concerto BWV 1052
Geminiani Concerto grosso « La Follia » from Corelli
Bach Suite and Overture No. 1 for orchestra BWV 1066
This season, Concerto Köln and first violin Jesús Merino begin the Sunday Morning Concert series in the 18th century with German and Italian composers Bach and Geminiani. A hugely gifted violinist and renowned theorist, Francesco Geminiani’s name has gone down in history principally for his concerto grosso arrangements of sonatas by his master Corelli, one of the best-known of which is being performed by the quartet today.
Under 9 : Free ticket to collect at the control desk on the morning of the concert
Coréalisation Jeanine Roze Production / Théâtre des Champs-Elysées