Date(s) - 26th Oct 2017 - 30th Oct 2017
The 12th Brecon Baroque Festival celebrates Vivaldi and explores the music of Venice.
Five landmark concerts with Rachel Podger, Brecon Baroque, I Fagiolini, Ensemble Diderot and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama frame a long weekend which also includes a pop-up café – Caffe Florian – with live chamber music, Festival Evensong and Eucharist at Brecon Cathedral, a guided walk plus tour of Penpont House in the Usk Valley and our annual Baroque dance events. The Brecon Baroque Fringe features further musical offerings over the weekend in venues in and around Brecon.
I Fagiolini’s concert on Friday 27 October is at Brecon Cathedral; other events at Theatr Brycheiniog.
There’s a chance to hear violinist Rachel Podger – artistic director of Brecon Baroque – at the 2018 Worcester Early Music Festival on Friday 27 April. Booking open from 1 December.
Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon