Instruments of Time and Truth

Three Chaconnes and a Canary

A harmonious journey through 17th Century dance music

Tickets £15

This performance is part of the Instruments of Time & Truth Summer Concert Series.

In this concert, IT&T take you on a harmonious journey through 17th Century dance music, with Jigs, Hornpipes, Sarabandes, and Ciaconnes galore. And even, if you’re watching closely, a canary!

Henry Purcell (1659-1695) Suite from Abdelazar Chacone from The Gordian Knot Unty’d

Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644-1704) Mensa Sonora, seu Musica Instrumentalis Pars I Balletti Lamentabili à 4 Mensa Sonora, seu Musica Instrumentalis Pars VI

Henry Purcell Chacone from King Arthur

Instruments of Time & Truth are Oxford’s own period instrument orchestra, presenting world-class performances of Baroque and Classical music in Oxford and around the UK.

Please note that social distancing requirements may be in place depending on current government guidelines. If 2m distancing is in place, some seats may have a restricted view of the performance. Refreshments will be available after the performance.

A limited number of FREE tickets are available for audience members aged 8-25, supported by the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. Please contact the Box Office on 01865 305 305 to book these free tickets.

Under 8’s go free with an accompanying adult – please contact the Box Office on 01865 305 305 to book.

Wheelchair Spaces & Accessible Seating

If you require a wheelchair space or accessible seating for this event, please call 01865 305 305 or email boxoffice@oxfordplayhouse.com for further assistance.