Opera Double Bill- Mozart’s “Bastien” and Bach’s “Coffee Cantata”

Opera Double Bill- Mozart's "Bastien" and Bach's "Coffee Cantata"

7th July 2018
7:30pm - 9:15pm

St Johns Church, Leytonstone


Bastien was written by Mozart when he was 12 years old. A boyfriend and girlfriend try to make each other jealous. Bastienne asks a fake magician to put a spell on Bastien. He does this speaking in a made-up language-“ Diggidaggi, schurry, murry”

In Bach’s Coffee Cantata an angry father moans at his daughter for being addicted to coffee, the latest fashionable drink. She can’t marry unless she stops drinking coffee. Finally she agrees to a husband if he lets her drink coffee.

The London Gala Orchestra performs with soloists Suzanne Smart, Timothy Coleman and Lukasz Biela conducted by Stephen Ellery.

New production by Maarten van der Duin.

The London Gala Orchestra is Resident Orchestra at St John’s Church, Leytonstone 2018/2019

Ticket price: From £8
Ticket link: http://stephenelleryconductor.co.uk/ElleryTouringOpera.html
Event webpage: http://stephenelleryconductor.co.uk/ElleryTouringOpera.html
Event email: ellery007@hotmail.com
Event phone: +447845778100

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