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Celebrating Autumn: Concert of Baroque Music

 Celebrating Autumn: Concert of Baroque MusicCelebrate autumn with a performance of Baroque music! Sonia Lee will play harpsichord and Rick Wilson will play flute. There will be musical selections from Germany, France and Italy. Bring the whole family!

Category: Adults, Kids, Seniors, Teens

Description: Family Activity, Performance

Program:
Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583–1643)
Canzon quarta for recorder and basso continuo (1628)

Henry Purcell (1659–1695)
A New Ground in E minor for Harpsichord, ZT 682

Jacques-Martin Hotteterre (1674–1763)
Suite in E minor for flute and basso continuo, Op. 2, no. 4

Arcangelo Corelli (1653–1713)
Sonata in G major, Op. 5, no. 4 (arranged for transverse flute and basso continuo)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Aria from Goldberg Variations, BWV 998

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681–1767)
Sonata in A major, TWV 42:A6

Performers' biographies:

Rick Wilson is a Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Caltech in Pasadena and also a performer and authority on historical  flutes.  He has performed with numerous Los Angeles area groups including the Los Angeles Baroque Orchestra, Con Gioia, the Hollywood Early Music Players, and the Huntington Ensemble. His website www.oldflutes.com about historical flutes has an international reputation.  Rick has given numerous lectures and demonstrations of historical instruments from his collection of 18th and 19th century European and American flutes in the US and in Europe.  He also regularly accompanies readings of poetry, by his wife Kath Abela Wilson and other poets, on "world flutes" including Japanese shakuhachi, Chinese xiao, and Persian ney.  

Sonia Lee (harpsichord), a laureate of the Mae & Irving Jurow International Harpsichord Competition and the Montréal Baroque Galaxie-CBC Rising Star Competition, has given performances, lectures and masterclasses in more than eighteen countries on four continents. Her performances have been praised by critics as "nicely rendered" (Early Music America Magazine) and possessing "grace and flair" (Sounding Board, British Harpsichord Society). A performer on the modern piano and various historical keyboards, she has appeared as guest artist at numerous festivals and venues, including the early music festivals of Utrecht, Boston and Costa Rica, Nordic Historical Keyboard Festival, Milwaukee Museum of the Pianoforte, Handel House Museum, and the Schubert Club.

Presenter / Producer: LAPL Sunland - Tujunga Branch

Listed Categories
Music > Classical
Music > Recitals - Instrumental
Music > Chamber Music


Event Phone: 818-352-4481

Venue
LAPL Sunland - Tujunga Branch
7771 Foothill Boulevard
Tujunga CA 91042

Regions:
LA - San Fernando Valley
Pasadena / San Gabriel Valley


Performance Dates: 11/9/2019
Saturday, 11/09/2019

Performance Times
1-2pm

Ticket Information( FREE EVENT! ):


Websites:
Event Information

Social Media or other Links:
oldflutes.com


 

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