Orgelfrühling Steiermark

4D Barock

Gunther Rost, organ & musical direction
Wednesday, 31.05.23 - 20:00

Specialists in the fileds of Baroque and chamber music from the centers of Europe gather in "4D Barock" in order to shed new light on the agogic flexibility of Handel's organ concertos on period instruments under the direction of Gunther Rost, exploring time – the fourth dimension.
In the midst of the program, new music can be heard on old instruments, with the world premiere of a new piece for organ and baroque orchestra, inspired by Handel's famous concertos, by the young, award-winning German composer SJ Hanke


George Frideric Handel
Organ Concerto in B-flat major op. 7/1
Organ Concerto in F major HWV 295 „The Cuckoo and the Nightingale“

Georg Philipp Telemann
Two duets

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Sonata A major op. 65 III

SJ Hanke
BIRDS GONE ASTRAY (world premiere)


4D Barock
Gunther Rost, musical direction & organ

J. S. Bach Concerto in D

Gunther Rost, musical direction & organ
Graz, Herz-Jesu Church