Concerts 2017 - 2018

Sunday 4th March 2018 at 6.00pm, Wilton Italianate Church, Wilton
Poster for March 2018 concert

With Joyous Voices
 Leader: Theresa Caudle
Julie Cooper (soprano)
 Ben Davies (bass)

  • Bach: Cantata BWV 49 "Ich gehe und suche mit Verlangen"
  • Purcell: King Arthur (excerpts)
St. Mary's and St. Nicholas Parish Church, Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP2 0DL.

Sunday 24th September 2017 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’ Church, Salisbury

 Georg Philipp Telemann
Catherine Mackintosh  

Flute: Cheri Wallace

  • Concerto for FluteViolin and Cello, Tafelmusik III
  • Suite 'Burlesque de Quixotte' 
  • Ouverture-Suite in E minor, Tafelmusik I
St. Thomas’s Church, St. Thomas's Square, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 1BA.

Concerts 2016 - 2017

Sunday 25th September 2016 at 4.00pm, Guildhall, Market Square Salisbury

 Music from the Court of Versailles
Catherine Martin 


  • Lully - Le Bourgeois gentilhomme
  • Muffat - Armonico Tributo No.5
  • Rameau - Les Indes galantes
  • Rebel - Les Caractères de la danse
Guild Hall, Market Square, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 1JH.

Sunday 5th March 2017 at 6.00pm, Wilton Italianate Church, Wilton

Bach and His Contemporaries
 Bournemouth Sinfonietta Choir
 Conductor: David Gostick
Leader: Theresa Caudle
Bassoon:  Matthew Dodd
Flutes: Cheri Wallace and John Wilks
Mary Chelu (soprano) - Andrew Stewart (counter tenor) - Richard Hooper (bass)

  • Bach: Lutheran Mass in A
  • Bach: Fürchte dich nicht  BWV 228
  • Telemann: Concerto for two flutes
  • Vivaldi: Concerto for Bassoon in A minor, RV 497
St. Marys and St. Nicholas Parish Church, Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP2 0DL.

Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Mr. Handel's visit to Salisbury
 Director/Leader: Theresa Caudle
Soloists:  Members of Salisbury Baroque
Soprano: Abigail Hooper
Flute: Cheri Wallace


Music from the period when Handel stayed in Salisbury with James Harris.

  • Handel Overtures - Alexander's Feast 
  • Handel - Concerti Grossi No.1 and No.4 Op.6
  • Songs from some of Mr. Handel's operas.
St. Thomas’s Church, St. Thomas's Square, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 1BA.

Concerts 2015 - 2016

Sunday 20th September 2015 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

 Director/leader: Catherine Martin 
Oboe Soloists: Lysander Tennant and Simon Galton
Bassoon Soloist: Matthew Dodd

  • Bach: Violin Concerto in E major
  • Corelli: Concerto Grosso Op.6. No.5 in B flat
  • Handel: Almira Suite
  • Telemann: Concerto for 2 Oboes and Bassoon
  • Telemann Trio Sonata for Oboe and Violin TWV 42:B
  • Wassenaer: Concerto Antiqua No.1

Sunday 6th March 2016 at 6.00pm, Wilton Italianate Church, Wilton

Masters of the Baroque
 Leader: Theresa Caudle
Soloists:  Julie Cooper, Ben Davies,
Nick Pritchard and Andrew Stewart
Flute Soloists: Cheri Richens and Anja Meier
  • Telemann: Die Tageszeiten (The Times of Day)
  • Bach: Cantata BWV 102 (Herr, deine Augen sehen nach dem Glauben)
  • Dall'Abaco: Concerto for two flutes Op.3 No.5

Sunday 3rd July 2016 at 6.00pm, Medieval Hall, Salisbury

The Salisbury Music Festival of 1760

 Director/Leader: Theresa Caudle
Soloists:  Leila Mather and Joe Bolger
Cello Solo: Kate Bardsley


Music from the 1760 Salisbury Music Festival concerts - including works specially arranged by James Harris which have probably not been heard in Salisbury for over 200 years.
  • Handel Overtures - Saul and Jeptha
  • Pergolesi - Stabat Mater
  • James Harris - selections from Te Deum and Jubilate
  • Boismortier - Cello Sonata in D major

Concerts 2014 - 2015

Sunday 21st September 2014 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

A Musical Journey
 Director/leader: Catherine Martin  
*Tenor Soloist: Michael Solomon Williams

Songs from Byrd, Morley, Handel and Cavalli,  and a complete performance of
Vivaldi's "Four Seasons"+.

Sunday 1st March 2015 at 6.00pm, Wilton Italianate Church, Wilton

Masters of the Baroque
 Leader: Theresa Caudle
Bournemouth Sinfonietta Choir
 Director: David Gostick

  • Bach: Lutheran Mass in G minor
  • Handel:  Concerto Grosso No.4 Op.3
  • Zelenka: Miserere

Sunday 28th June 2015 at 6.00pm, Medieval Hall, Salisbury

Recreation of a Salisbury Subscription Concert

A short talk will be given about the concerts of the 18th Century in Salisbury with songs of the period and music by Corelli and Geminiani. The programme is based upon music performed in a concert of the period.
       Director/leader: Alison Townley
    Soprano Soloist: Nicky Ogborn

Concerts 2013 - 2014

Sunday 22nd September 2013 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Corelli and his contemporaries
 Director/leader: Catherine Martin  
*Soloist: Cheri Richens (flute)
  • Corelli: Concerto Grosso Op.6 No.4
  • Albinoni: Concerto a cinque Op.5 No.4 in G major
  • Mancini: Concerto for Recorder*
  • Geminiani: Concerto Grosso after Corelli No.5 
  • Vivaldi: Concerto in B minor for 4 violins
  • Geminiani:  Concerto Grosso after Corelli No.12 ‘La Folia’
  • Vivaldi: Sinfonia in E minor

Sunday 2nd March 2014 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Lament, Rage, Love
 Director/leader: Theresa Caudle
Bass: Ben Davies+

  • Bach: 'Amore Traditore'+
  • Handel:  'Tu sei il cor di questo core' from Giulio Cesare+
  • Fux: Overture in G minor
  • Zelenka: Lamentations  - Nos. 1 and 4 (Music for Maundy Thursday)+
  • Zelenka: Hypocondrie

Sunday 29th June 2014 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Baroque "Pops" Concert
Director/leader: Jean Paterson
Oboe: Lysander Tennant

  • Albinoni: Concerto for Oboe in D minor
  • Bach: Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor
  • Bach: Air on a G string (from Suite in D)
  • Handel: Concerto Grosso Op.6 No.5
  • Pachelbel: Canon in D
  • Purcell Abdelazer Suite
  • Vivaldi: Summer from the "Four Seasons"

Concerts 2012 - 2013

Sunday 30th June 2013 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

The Glorious Baroque Trumpet
  • Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg No.2*+
  • Henry Purcell: Sonata for Trumpet in D .*
  • William Boyce: Symphony No. 7 in B flat
  • Georg Frederich Handel: Sonata in F major for 2 Treble Recorders and Continuo
  • Georg Muffat: Sonata No.5 from Armonico tributo 1682
    Director/leader: Theresa Caudle 
    *+Soloist: Stephen Bailey (trumpet)
    +Louise Stewart (recorder)
    Miranda Dodd (recorder)
    +Lysander Tennant (oboe)

Sunday 3rd March 2013 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

The Grand Baroque Harpsichord


  • Johann Sebastian. Bach:  Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D major* 
  • Johann Sebastian Bach:  Concerto for Harpsichord in D minor
  • Dieterich Buxtehude: “'Jupiter' Sonata in C major, BuxWV 266*
  • Johann Bernhard. Bach:  Overture in D major
  • Georg PhilippTelemann:  Quartet in D minor from Tafelmusik II*

Director/Soloist: Sharon Gould (Harpsichord)

*Soloists: Miranda Dodd  (violin)
Catherine Wyatt (violin)
Cheri Richens (recorder)
Hilary Webster ('cello)
Matthew Dodd (bassoon)

Saturday 20th October 2012 at 7.30pm, St. Martin’s Church, Salisbury

Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, Anthems
 Director: Andrew Mackay
Theresa Caudle
The Sarum Consort

  • Henry Purcell: Chaconne from The Fairy Queen
  • Henry Purcell: My Beloved Spake
  • Henry Purcell: Rejoice in the Lord Alway
  • Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

Sunday 23rd September 2012 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Purcell and his contemporaries
 Director: Catherine Martin  
*Soloist: Katharine Hawnt (soprano)
  • Henry Purcell: Highlights from  "The Fairy Queen" * 
  • Henry Purcell: "Nymphs and Shepherds" *
  • Matthew Locke:  Music for "The Tempest"
  • Henry Purcell: Curtain tune for strings from "Timon of Athens"
  • Various songs by Purcell and Humfrey*

Concerts 2011 - 2012

Sunday 1st July 2012 at 6.00pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Great Baroque Choral Music - Heavenly Voices
  • Purcell: Chacony in G Minor (Z730)
  • Purcell "My heart is inditing" (Z30)
  • Bach “Ich habe genug"*
  • Handel “Dixit Dominus"+

Choir: Sarum Consort Singers

Andrew Mackay, conductor
Theresa Caudle, leader

*Ben Davies (bass), Alex Koshelev (oboe)
+Katharine Hawnt and Deborah Mackay (soprano), Andrew Stewart (alto), Colin Howard (tenor), Ben Davies (bass)

Sunday 4th March 2012 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

An Italian Baroque Spring


  • Albinoni: Concerto No.2 in E minor
  • Corelli: Concerto No.4 in D major
  • Vivaldi: “Four Seasons" - Spring*
  • Vivaldi: Concerto for Bassoon E minor, RV 484
  • Vivaldi: Sonata 'Follia' for two recorders and basso continuo^
*Kelly McCusker (violin)
+Matthew Dodd (bassoon)
^Cheri Richens and Miranda Dodd (recorders), Kate Bardsley ('cello), David Davies (harpsichord)

Sunday 25th September 2011 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Baroque Music from Northern Germany
  • Bach: Suite No.2 in B minor for flute
  • Bach: Violin Concerto in D minor for 2 Violins
  • Handel: Suite from "Almira"
  • Telemann: Suite in B flat from Tafelmusik Production III
*Cheri Richens (flute)
+Catherine Martin & Miranda Dodd (violins)

Concerts 2010 - 2011

Sunday 19th June 2011 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

Baroque Muses
  • Telemann Concerto in A major for flute and violin from Tafelmusik I *
  • Purcell "Abdelazer Suite"
  • Mudge Concerto Grosso No.3^
  • Boyce Symphony No.1 in B flat
  • Finger Trio Sonata Op.5.No.4 in A minor+
*Soloists: Catherine Martin (violin), Cheri Richens (flute) and Kate Bardsley ('cello)
+Soloists: Catherine Martin and Miranda Dodd (violins), Hilary Webster ('cello) and David Davies (harpsichord)
^Catherine Martin and Miranda Dodd (violins)

Sunday 6th March 2011 at 3.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury

An English Musical Arcadia


  • Handel “Arrival of the Queen of Sheba”
  • Purcell "The Fairy Queen"
  • Boyce Symphony No.2 in A
  • Boyce Trio Sonata No.5 in D
  • Handel Concerto Grosso Op.6 No.1*
*Soloists: Judy Tarling and Miranda Dodd (violins) / Peter Tsoulos and Simon Galton (oboes)

Saturday 25th September 2010 at 7.30pm, St. Thomas’s Church, Salisbury


  • Bach Suite No.1 in C major
  • Vivaldi Concerto Grosso No.8 in A minor*
  • Handel Concerto Grosso Op.3 No.4+
  • Telemann Suite in C major for 3 oboes (Darmstadt Overture)
*+Soloists: Alison Townley and Miranda Dodd (violins)
+ Soloist: Peter Tsoulos (oboe)
Salisbury Baroque's next concert is at 4.00pm on 8th July 2018 at The Guild Hall, Salisbury.

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