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Dynamic Duos: Partnerships of the Baroque

  • Harvard-Epworth United Methodist Church (map)

November 29th, 2019 – 7:30pm
Brattleboro Music Center, VT (Tickets:

November 30th, 2019 – 8:00pm
Harvard-Epworth Methodist Church, Cambridge

December 1st, 2019 – 3:30pm
First Parish in Lexington, Lexington

Antonio Vivaldi Sonata in C minor, RV 53 for oboe and basso continuo
Antonio Vandini Sonata in A minor for cello and basso continuo
Harpsichord solo (TBD)
Giuseppe Tartini Sonata in G minor, Op. 1 No. 10 'Didone abbandonata’ for violin and basso continuo
Arcangelo Corelli Sonata in D major, Op.5 No. 1 for violin and basso continuo
Pietro Gaetano Boni Sonata XII in B minor for cello and basso continuo
J.G. Graun Trio Sonata in F major for oboe, violin and basso continuo

This program surveys some of the many partnerships that sprang up during the Baroque era between famous violinist-composers and their favorite cellists, producing a wealth of instrumental sonata repertoire.

Alison Bury, violin; Dick Earle, oboe; Jennifer Morsches, piccolo cello; Timothy Merton, cello; Robin Bigwood, harpsichord

Earlier Event: September 21
Music for 3 Cellos: Bach and Cervetto