Baroque: Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks

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    Akiko Fujimoto, Ryland Angel

    Akiko Fujimoto                      Ryland Angel

    Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks
    May 29, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
    San Fernando Cathedral
    Akiko Fujimoto, conductor
    Ryland Angel, countertenor

    Pergolesi…………………………..Sinfonia to L’Olimpiade
    Leopold I, ed. Mercurio…….. Regina Coeli
    Handel, ed. Johnson………….“Stille Amare” from Tolomeo
    Erlebach, ed. Mercurio………….“Trocknet euch Ihr heissen Zähren”
    Handel, ed. Mercurio…………..“Ode/Eternal Source of Light Divine”
    Handel………………………………..Royal Fireworks Music

    Baroque music at its most festive, Handel’s masterpiece was composed for King George II to accompany his fireworks to celebrate the end of a war and signing of a peace treaty.

    General admission tickets – $30.

    San Fernando Cathedral