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  • Monteverdi “Orfeo” at The Roundhouse

Monteverdi “Orfeo” at The Roundhouse

  • January 13th, 2015

Squeezed into this space, we have an extraordinary number of strings at work, and several multi-tasking brass players - can you work out how many strings are in play in "Orfeo"?


This was a concert to be treasured… The Early Opera Company’s sparkling concert performance … was a tonic… The company celebrates Handel’s animation to perfection.
The Observer, November 2013
The Early Opera Company has been on a roll recently with its Handel… Curnyn, directing from the harpsichord, led a detailed, precise and zippy performance from his ensemble.
The Guardian, November 2013
An extremely classy account… Curnyn shows such an easy command of the idiom: there is no aggressive accenting or exaggeration of tempo.
Financial Times, September 2013