Lufthansa Festival 2008

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Lucie Skeaping presents the first of two programmes of highlights from this year's Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music, featuring a performance by Musica ad Rhenum and their director Jed Wentz of music from the Court of Frederick the Great.

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Lucie Skeaping presents the second of two programmes of highlights from this year's Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music, with a performance in which soprano Elin Manahan Thomas joins the group Concordia.

Including pieces by William Lawes and John Jenkins, composed during the English Civil War, contrasted with consort music and songs by Henry Purcell and Orlando Gibbons.