Les Arts Florissants / Belshazzar

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 13TH DECEMBER 2012

ADDRESS
Barbican Hall, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y 8DS 
 
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Dates:
13th December 2012
 
OPENING TIMES
7pm
 
PRICES
£12-£55
 

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Les Arts Florissants / BelshazzarCelebrated Caen-based French Baroque musical ensemble Les Arts Florissants perform Handel's famous oratorio Belshazzar at Barbican Hall this December. The great biblical drama tells the story of the fall of Babylon at the hands of Cyrus the Great and the subsequent freeing of the Jewish nation. Conducted by William Christie, Les Arts Florissants take on Handel's hit features world-class soloists Allan Clayton (tenor) in the title role, Rosemary Joshua (soprano) as Nitocris, Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano) as Cyrus, Iestyn Davies (countertenor) as Daniel and Christopher Purves (bass) as Gobrias.

 

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