Events

HASTINGS EARLY MUSIC FESTIVAL – FAIR ORIANA

1st October 2022 at 7:00 pm
Silver Baroque - ‘pure vocal beauty’ Classic FM: Known for the purity of their voices, Fair Oriana specialise in singing historical repertoire, performing chamber concerts with a hint of theatre.

Members of Dame Emma Kirkby’s ensemble Dowland Works, Fair Oriana was formed in 2019 from a passion for historical music with entertaining staging. Their debut album ‘Two Voices was released in 2021 with VOCES8 records, three of the tracks being featured in Spotifys New Classical Release playlists. They perform in the UK and internationally including Three Choirs Festival, the Ryedale Festival, Sherbourne Abbey, and the Resonarzen Festival in Vienna. Their programme ‘Silver Baroque’ is an atmospheric programme of 17th and 18th century music on the theme of night. Performers:

FAIR ORIANA

Angela Hicks & Penelope Appleyard Sopranos

Jonatan Bougt Theorbo

Harry Buckoke Viola da Gamba

David Wright Harpsichord

Hastings Early Music Festival brings international performers to Hastings for concerts at St Mary in the Castle and Kino Teatr.