december, 2019

thu12decTHE BOY FROM BOLOGNA - Corelli ExploredEnsemble Masques

Event Details

Thursday, December 12th, 2019 at 6pm

THE BOY FROM BOLOGNA – Corelli Explored

By Ensemble Masques, International Early Music Chamber Ensemble

Presented by Festival Players

An evening of chamber music by Arcangelo Corelli, with works by his predecessors and successors – T. Merula, C.A. Lonati & G.B. Vitali, and G.F. Handel.

Members of Ensemble Masques:
Tuomo Suni & Kathleen Kajioka, baroque violins
Octavie Dostaler-Lalonde, baroque cello
Olivier Fortin, harpsichord

With commentary by Kathleen Kajioka (The New Classical FM)

 

Discover the truth about this widely lauded but rarely examined pillar of the baroque period. Corelli’s story told by Kathleen Kajioka (The New Classical FM) and his music performed by internationally acclaimed Ensemble Masques, recipient of the 2019 Gramaphone Award.

“…by turns beguiling and entertaining.”  – Gramophone Magazine


 

**Delicious sandwiches created by Flossie’s Sandwiches will be available for sale at intermission.

Please note: Tickets are only available online in advance or at the door on the night of. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • Ensemble Masques Performers - The Boy from Bologna

    Award-winning Ensemble Masques is a bi-continental Early Music chamber group renowned as much for their expressiveness and vitality as for their integrity and precision. The name of the group is inspired by the masques of Elizabethan England — dramatic entertainments that incorporated music, dance and poetry….

Ticket Price

Regular Price – $40 + HST
Senior Price (65 and over) – $30 + HST
Youth Price (25 and under) – $30 + HST

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

The Studio Theatre

310-312 Main Street

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