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50. Coffee Concert

Cello Stories (7)

Thursday 4 July 2019

11:00 am

12:15 pm

St. Brendan’s Church


Emmanuelle Bertrand ©Francois Sechet

Emmanuelle Bertrand completes her journey through Bach’s six Cello Suites. She begins her second recital with the darkness of the D minor Suite, whose hesitant and sombre Prelude eventually opens up to let in flashes of light. The C major and D major Suites that follow both glow with the energy of a master at the height of his powers.

All works performed by Emmanuelle Bertrand

Composer Work
J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.2 in D minor BWV 1008
J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.3 in C major BWV 1009
J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.6 in D major BWV 1012

St. Brendan’s Church

This beautiful old church was built in 1818, and is Church of Ireland. It was designed by Henry Edward Kendall, and is gothic style. It's situated in the centre of...

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