Couperin 350th Anniversary

In Saturday 10 November 2018, the exact 350th anniversary of the birth of the great French composer François Couperin (1668 – 1733), there will be celebration featuring a complete performance of his keyboard works in one day, on harpsichord, spinet, clavichord and organ.  This will include the four books of Pièces de clavecin  (1713, 1717, 1722 and 1730)  in order, as well as the two organ masses.

The professional performers will include Penelope Cave, Katarzyna Kowalik, Aidan Phillips, Luke Green, Satoko Doi-Luck, Jonathan Hellyer Jones, Mark Purcell, Francis Knights, Dan Tidhar and many others, some of whom took part in the complete Louis Couperin marathon couperinanniversary2011.webnode.com/ in 2011.

 

The Old Library and Chapel, Emmanuel College, Cambridge

Admission free, retiring collection

CONTACT: Francis Knights fk240@cam.ac.uk

 



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