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An Autumn Mosaic: Baroque and Contemporary Music for Winds & Strings

Bacchanalia_Jacob Van Eyck - Ghent Altarpiece - Mystic Lamb, detailSaturday, November 18, 2023 at 7:00 PM

First Church of Christ, Scientist
10 West 68th Street at Central Park West

$25 ~ General Admission
$15 ~ Students & Seniors

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Bacchanalia presents the world premier of Als Ik Kan (As Best I Can) by Russian-American composer Nina Siniakova — weaving ideas from the Renaissance through the Baroque eras into music for modern life. Also on the program is the concerto for two flutes by Friedrich Weidemann, a German-born composer living in England, and the concerto for flute, violin, and bassoon by Balthasar Villicus, a Czech composer and violinist. Blavet's Flute Concerto in A minor and Vivaldi's Concerto a Quattro in D minor round out this eclectic program. 

Laura Thompson & Sang Joon Park ~ flutes
Dirk Wels ~ bassoon
Theresa Salomon & Karl Kawahara ~ violins
Louise Schulman ~ viola
Arthur Fiacco ~ violoncello
Michael Eisenberg ~ harpsichord


Balthasar Villicus (1663–1731) Concerto for Flute in G Major 
Michel Blavet (1700–1768) Concerto in A minor
Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741) Concerto a quattro, RV 96  
Marieta Priuli (fl.1667) Corrente 
Nina Siniakova Als Ik Kan (2023)
Carl Friedrch Weidemann (ca.1700–1782) Concerto in D Major, Opus 2 

This ticket page is provided by Gotham Early Music Scene.