Guildhall Cantata Ensemble
29 April 2020
12:00 - 13:00
Directed by James Johnstone
Charpentier Les Plaisirs de Versailles
Guildhall Cantata Ensemble returns to Hatchlands with this programme of French baroque music for voices, recorders, harp, theorbo and harpsichord contrasting motets by François Couperin with Charpentier’s entertaining eponymous mini-opera Les Plaisirs de Versailles. The characters of Music, Pleasure, Gambling and Chocolate vie for importance at the court of Louis XIV.
Online booking is available but if you prefer to book tickets by post please download our booking form, complete and send with SAE and a cheque
Last approximately one hour.
Last approximately two hours with one interval
during which juice and wine are served.
Wheelchair access available. Please advise in advance.
Please note that tickets cannot be exchanged nor money refunded.
Tickets to recitals and concerts do not include free admittance to the house.
We reserve the right to refuse admission and change the programme and/or instrument without notice.
It may not always be possible to admit latecomers to the Music Room.
Stiletto heels should not be worn.