Galatea's Lament, Rameau
From The Weaver Ensemble’s The Loves of Pygmalion (The Remarkably Talented Mr.Weaver) at The Richmond Theatre Royal.
Original Music by Rameau, arrangement by Lucy Mulgan.
Choreography Gilles Poirier & Chiara Vinci.
Harpsichord: Lesley-Anne Sammons
Double bass: Lucy Mulgan Recorder:
Percussion: Derek Scurll
Baroque Dance - Jig
The Weaver Ensemble's Chiara Vinci, as Hestor Santlow, dances a Jig, choreographed by Gilles Poirier, to a tune known to have been danced by Hestor Santlow at the Drury Lane Theatre, London in the late 1710s — now in their show, Steps in Love www.weaverensemble.com Directed by Evelyn Nallen from a performance at the Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond N Yorkshire, UK as part of the Swaledale Festival
Baroque Dance - Passacaille
Chiara Vinci dancing a passacaille from The Loves of Mars & Venus by the Weaver Ensemble, with choreography by Gilles Poirier, music by John Eccles played by Evelyn Nallen recorder, Jamie Akers baroque guitar & Gareth Deats baroque cello. www.weaverensemble.com
The Loves of Pygmalion - Trailer
The Loves of Mars and Venus - Trailer
Snape Maltings residency
Choreography - Maxine Braham
Pianist - Lada Valesova