Spanning the Channel – Manchester Baroque POSTPONED


19:30 - 21:30


St Ann's Church
St Ann Street, Manchester, M2 7LF

Event Type

This event has been postponed.
Please contact the organiser for more details.

Spanning the Channel

The Concerto Grosso, Passacaglia and Fugue are all well-known forms of Baroque music. In our concert, Spanning the Channel,we celebrate the international language of music bringing together music of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. This summer’s programme sees the beginning of Manchester Baroque’s complete series of Handel’s Op.6, 12 Concerti Grossi.



Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1759) Partita in A Minor for solo flute (BWV 1013)
Del Sign. Detri (18 th century) Sonata in C Minor
Georg Philipp Telemann (1681 – 1767) Sonata a tre in A Major TWV 42
Johann Sebastian Bach French Suite No.6 in E Major (BWV 817)
Georg Philipp Telemann Sonata in B Minor (TWV 40:104 )
Johann Joachim Quantz (1697 – 1773) Trio Sonata in C Major (QV2:Anh.3)

Chris Orton (recorder), Martyn Shaw (Baroque flute)
Heather Bills (Baroque cello), Harvey Davies (harpsichord)

Tickets for concerts at St Ann’s Church are priced from £5 to £20 with discounts on some tickets for the over 65s, young people and the unwaged. Tickets for the performance of Handel’s Messiah at Manchester Cathedral are priced from £10 to £25.
Season Tickets covering all five concerts are available guaranteeing the best available seats for a discounted price of £92 by emailing

Ticket link : here.