Saturday, 01. June 2019 11:00 Halle’s „Stadthaus“

Handel’s Female Characters

Short Concert

Margriet Buchberger

Works by G. F. Handel
Solist: Margriet Buchberger (soprano)
Ensemble ll Giratempo


Admission free 

The ensemble Il Giratempo (“The Transformer of Time”) specialise in the music of the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. With the soprano Margriet Buchberger, who has carved an international reputation for herself on the Baroque music scene and last year performed in Handel's Parnasso in festa in the Goethe Theatre in Bad Lauchstädt, they will be presenting their sophisticated and inspired interpretations of arias from the operas Alcina, Lotario, Radamisto and Atalanta. During this concert, Emeritus Professor Dr. Silke Leopold will receive the City of Halle Handel Prize, which is awarded by the Handel House Foundation. This prize is an honorary award with no monetary value.