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August 8, 2019|6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Aston Magna Season Finale:
Bouquet of Baroque Concertos

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

14 Castle St., Great Barrington, Massachusetts

Music includes J.S. Bach Concerto for Two Violins, BWV 1043 Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, BWV 1046 Vivaldi Concerto for Four Violins Concerto for Viola D'amore in D Minor Van Wassenaer Concerto Armonico Zelenka “Hypocondrie.” With musicians Stephen Hammer, Priscilla Herreid and Fiona Last, baroque oboe; Andrew Schwartz, baroque bassoon; Todd Williams and John Manganaro, natural horn; Andrew Arceci, violone; Sarah Freiberg, cello; Michael Sponseller, harpsichord; Marcus Thomspon and Laura Jeppesen, viola, vla d’amore; Julie Leven and Jane Starkman, violin; Anne Black, baroque viola; Edson Scheid, Daniel Stepner and Asako Techeuchi, baroque violin  

Pre-concert talk 45 minutes before the program.
Concert is followed by a ‘Meet the Artists” wine and cheese reception.

Now in in its 47th season, Aston Magna is the nation’s longest-running summer festival of music performed on period instruments. The 2019 season includes the finest artists who are specialists in historical performance. The music of Bach, Pachelbel, Mozart, Castello, Purcell, Beethoven, Schubert, and others drive a dynamic program.

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