Sunday 21st April 2019 from 18:00
Inspirations III: Seven Last Words: Haydn & Handel, Glenfinnan Church, Glenfinnan
Join us for a special Easter Sunday performance of Haydn's masterpiece for string quartet: Seven Last Words from The Cross, commissioned in 1786 for the Oratorio de la Santa Cueva in Spain. The work is interspersed with some of Handel's most spiritually beautiful arias, including the famous "Lascia Chio Pianga" and "Ombra mai Fu", sung by soprano Rachel Spencer and accompanied by the Maxwell Quartet.
Rachel Spencer soprano