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Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment – Engineering for Space

Sun 16 Dec
Classical

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment – Engineering for Space

JS Bach Cantata: Sehet, welch eine Liebe (‘Behold, what manner of love the Father has bestowed upon us’), BWV 64
Rowan Pierce soprano
Helen Charlston alto
Dingle Yandell bass
Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE speaker

With Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE

The music: As it’s December, OAE performs one of Bach’s Christmas cantatas, this one written for the Feast of John the Evangelist and first performed on December 27, 1723. It’s a sturdy, muscular work, with sackbuts (baroque trombones) doubling the vocal lines.

The science: The orchestra are joined by Maggie Aderin-Pocock, the presenter of the BBC’s legendary The Sky at Night series since 2014. With an extensive career in building satellites, Maggie tells us about the challenges of engineering for space.


Bach, the Universe and Everything is Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment’s very own Sunday service for inquiring and curious minds; a place to bond with music lovers and revel in the wonders of science.

Date & time:Sun 16 Dec – 11.30am
Venue:Hall One
Price:£16.50 | Savers Sold Out
+ £3 booking fee.

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