St. Paul Chamber Orchestra

Richard Egarr leads the SPCO in a program including works by Henry Purcell, William Lawes and Joseph Haydn. Provided

April 03, 2023

This week on SymphonyCast, Richard Egarr returns to the Ordway Concert Hall in St. Paul, Minnesota, to lead the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in a delightful program of works from London. Listen with host Julie Amacher to the wonderful harmonies that emerge from the strings in works by Henry Purcell and William Lawes. Stay tuned for the second half of the program, which includes Franz Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 101.

Hour 1

HANDEL: Concerto Grosso in B-flat
HANDEL: “Entrance of the Queen of Sheba” from Solomon
PURCELL: Fantasias 11 & 13 for Strings
LAWES: Royal Consort Sett 9

Hour 2

HAYDN: Symphony No. 101 (The Clock)
DVORAK: Romance
DVORAK: Serenade for Strings

Richard Egarr, conductor