Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment, John Wilson, Simon Butteriss, Louise Alder
Thursday, 18 Apr (12:00 AM)
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road SE1 8XX
The world's leading period instrument Orchestra.
Ok, it’s a not very snappy name, so we tend to call ourselves the OAE. The OAE is probably one of the top ‘period instrument’ Orchestras in the world. What does this mean? Well, over the years instruments and techniques have changed. We try to be authentic, by using instruments and playing styles similar to those the composer would have been familiar with. You get to hear what Vivaldi actually wrote, not a modern version of it. Read more on Last.fm