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Michael Poll – guitar

Date: Thursday 19th May 2022, 1.00pm
Location: The Unitarian Church, High Street, Shrewsbury
Michael is seated on a wooden bench in light woodland, his arms resting on his guitar which is on his lap.
Lunchtime concert of Bach's Lute suites

Programme

Suite in E minor, BWV 996: Preludio - presto, Allemande, Courante, Sarabande, Bourée, Giga

Suite in A minor, BWV 995: Prélude - très vite, Allemande, Courante, Sarabande, Gavotte - Gavotte en rondeaux, Gigue

Take some time out from a busy day to sit back and enjoy listening to this great guitarist play Bach's lute suites in the unique surroundings of the church where Charles Darwin worshipped and Coleridge preached.

Tickets just £10 (£5 for 25s and under) from https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/smt or on the door.

Classical guitarist, conductor – and – composer Michael Poll has performed across North America, South America, and Europe. His debut guitar album, 7-String Bach, was called ‘masterful’ by Gramophone magazine, and Wholenote praised his ‘Warm, rich, and full tone’.

From 2014-2018 Poll served as Music Director of the Goodensemble Orchestra in London and in 2019 he was an intern assistant conductor for the critically acclaimed Salome at the Salzburg Festival.

Click or tap the link below for a YouTube preview of one of the lute suites.

TICKETS

£10

25 and under: £5

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