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6 August 2011, 7:30pm
Canongait Kirk, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh

SOSPIRO, Edinburgh’s new baroque ensemble, presents music of melancholy and joy. This concert is the centrepiece of this year’s programme; a performance of Handel’s mighty Messiah as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Tickets £12/£6, available on the door and from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe box office.

G F HANDEL

Messiah

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26 March 2011, 7:30pm
St Michael & All Saints’, Tollcross, Edinburgh

SOSPIRO, Edinburgh’s new baroque ensemble, presents music of melancholy and joy in a series of concerts that culminates in a performance of Handel’s Messiah. This concert presents the work of Czech composer Jan Dismas Zelenka through his sacred work ‘The Lamentations of the Prophet Jeremiah’.

J D ZELENKA

Lamentationes Jeremiae Prophetae

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Sospiro’s next concerts will be held in Spring and Summer 2011. Be sure to check back in the new year for dates, venues and programme!

While you wait, why not browse our previous concerts or reflect on last years season?

7 November 2010, 7:30pm
St Michael & All Saints’, Tollcross, Edinburgh

Sospiro Baroque presents Bach’s well-loved motets in the context of works by his musical forebears, Schütz and Buxtehude.

Tickets: £8/£6 on the door.

J S BACH:

Singet dem Herrn BWV 225
Lobert den Herrn BWV 230
Komm, Jesu, Komm BWV 229
Ich lasse dich nicht BWV 159a

D BUXTEHUDE:

Der Herr ist mit mir BuxWV 15
Jesu meines Lebens Leben BuxWV 62

H SCHÜTZ:

Selig sind die toten SWV 391
Jauchzet dem Herrn SWV 36

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Sospiro Baroque