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Dunedin Consort
Scotland's Baroque Ensemble led by John Butt.
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Thank you Rob! So glad you could join us and hope to see you at more performances in the future.
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Dunedin Consort Sep 19
Wonderful to be rehearsing at the beautiful 16th-century Prestongrange Parish Church in Prestonpans today, for our *3rd* concert at . Today's prog includes the amazing Brandenburg 5, featuring our very own John Butt on keys 🎹🎹🎹
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Dunedin Consort Sep 18
🎺Less than two weeks left to apply for Bridging the Gap, our scheme for emerging professional singers from 21-28. For more info, visit 🎺
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Dunedin Consort Sep 18
'The ever-young John Butt conducts Bach’s eternal masterpieces as though the music were the elixir of life. Silky strings, spicy winds and raucous horns gave the music a colour that any baroque ensemble would envy' 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 from for our first concert !
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The Times Scotland Sep 18
"There’s something magical about hearing such world-class performers in venues far away from the bustle of the city" ★★★★★ Simon Thompson reviews Quatuor Mosaïques, , at
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Dunedin Consort Sep 17
Bang on brief then 😉
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Linn Records Sep 17
There's a real treat in store at today. & John Butt are performing their second concert of Brandenburg Concertos. We released the six concertos to critical acclaim back in 2013. ► Listen & download:
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Dunedin Consort Sep 16
‘Joy, passion and precision... it was as though Butt and his players were rediscovering this well-known music afresh all over again, and taking their listeners with them’ —🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟from for our opening performance 💥
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
‘A riveting performance... the playing was captivating... Efficient, thorough and brimming with personality.’ 🌟
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Thank you Jon, we’re very glad you enjoyed it.
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Not content with 4 concerts at this week, we’ll also be visiting on Monday lunchtime!
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Replying to @theartsdesk
‘when Butt frees up the rhythmic pulse he always does so in a way that feels natural, and he also leads the ensemble with great clarity’ —
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Replying to @ClassicalSource
‘with a strength for the Royal Albert Hall of over forty, Dunedin Consort provided a glorious, rounded, sound without compromising leanness’ —
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Replying to @SeenandHeardInt
‘the most astonishing aspect of this concert was the unity of players within each section, and the unity of the newly commissioned Bach companion pieces with their designated Suites’ —
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Replying to @thetimes
What the critics said 👇 ’there was a frisson from hearing period instruments used in such unexpected ways... Butt’s lively tempos produced plenty of lithe, energetic playing’ —
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Missed our appearance this week? You can catch up on the live broadcast at the link below 👇 With insightful presenting from & fascinating historical detail from
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Sharon Boyd Sep 14
Last night's concert was breathtaking 🎶 John Butt, Cecilia Bernardini & the Consort were in fine form. What a start to another glorious 🎻
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Thank you Sharon!
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Thank you Matt! So glad you enjoyed it.
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Dunedin Consort Sep 14
Thank you ! It’s such a joy to play this wonderful music and we’re glad that joy radiates through.
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