Brandenburg High Tea

Treat yourself and loved ones to an enchanting afternoon with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra at Werribee Mansion.

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Jean-Baptiste Lully
Prologue: Ouverture to Cadmus et Hermione, LWV 49
Marin Marais Musettes 28 and 29 from Pièces de Viole, Livre IV, Suite No.4 in A minor
Jacques-Martin Hotteterre Pourquoy doux rossignols from Airs et Brunettes
Jean-Baptiste Lully La Jeune Iris from Trios de la Chambre du Roi, LWV 35   
François Couperin Air de Baccantes from Huitième Concert dans le goût Théâtral, Les goûts-réunis
Jean-Baptiste Lully Chaconne des Scaramouches, Trivelins et Arlequin from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, LWV 43
Henry Purcell Curtain Tune on a Ground from Timon of Athens, Z 632
John Playford Strawberries and Cream from The English Dancing Master (1657)
John Walsh/Thomas Baltzar/John Playford Medley of tunes from The Division Flute, The Division Violin, and The English Dancing Master: 'Paul’s Steeple', 'John Come Kiss Me Now', 'An Italian Rant'
Francesco Geminiani Auld Bob Morrice from A Treatise of Good Taste in the Art of Musick
George Frederick Handel Oboe Sonata in C minor, Op. 1 No. 8, HWZ 366: Largo, Allegro
George Frederick Handel Excerpts from Berenice, regina d’Egitto, HWV 38: Andante, Larghetto, Gigue

Melissa Farrow
Baroque flute and recorder
Rafael Font Baroque violin
Marianne Yeomans Baroque viola
Laura Moore Viola da gamba
Kirsten Barry Baroque oboe and recorder
Tommie Andersson Theorbo and Baroque guitar

LISTEN to a playlist of music inspired by this program on Spotify below, or visit the playlist on YouTube by clicking here.

Following the great success of previous years, we are thrilled to be returning to Werribee Mansion for the third time. Join fellow Brandenburg supporters and new friends and enjoy a special performance by Australian Brandenburg Orchestra musicians, followed by a lavish spread of sweet and savoury delicacies.

Surrounded by 10 acres of spectacular manicured gardens, Mansion Hotel & Spa at Werribee Park boasts a lineage steeped in the traditions of the 16th century Italian Renaissance. The iconic Italianate mansion and grounds are an oasis of calm, all just 30 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD.

There is much to see at Werribee Park, including the award-winning Rose Garden, intriguing Sculpture Walk and historic Farmyard.  Make a day of it and be transported by the elegance and charm of this special event.

Time: 3:00pm for 3:30-5:30pm

Tickets: $170 per person
(Includes a $70 tax-deductible donation)

Tickets for this event are no longer available. For enquiries please phone the Development Team on 1300 782 856.

Venue Details
Mansion Hotel & Spa at Werribee Park
K Road, Werribee VIC 3030

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