Thoroughbass Presents Bach In Three
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Thoroughbass Presents Bach In Three

Thoroughbass performs music by three members of the Bach family in Bach in Three, illustrating the difference just one generation makes. Johann Sebastian and sons Carl Philip Emmanuel and Johann Christian, each separated by twenty years, demonstrate diverging styles, tap into the trends of the day and display their own unique personalities. This program demonstrates the intricate…

Thoroughbass Presents The Bach -Abel London Series
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Thoroughbass Presents The Bach -Abel London Series

Thoroughbass, comprising Shaun Ng (viola da gamba), Stephen Freeman (violin), Shaun Warden (violin) and Diana Weston (harpsichord) present music composed by J S Bach’s youngest son Johann Christian, the “London Bach”, who made a successful career for himself for over 20 years in London, most of that in partnership with his compatriot the viola da gambist Carl…

Thoroughbass Recreates Debussy’s Children’s Ballet
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Thoroughbass Recreates Debussy’s Children’s Ballet

Thoroughbass presents a Christmas event for young and old – a remake of Claude Debussy’s children’s ballet La Boîte à joujoux, (The Toybox), composed in 1913 but not performed until 1919, after his death. Using Debussy’s own short precis, and his many stage directions and emotive tags, Thoroughbass recreates a semblance of the original story, complete…