FEBRUARY, 2016

 

Saturday, February 6, 2016

7:00  Tesserae Baroque Ensemble:  Żnskekonserten-a request harpsichord recital with Ian Pritchard.  The Żnigskekonsert, or concert of your wishes, is a concert formula popular in Northern Europe.  We invite the audience to submit requests in advance for pieces that they would like to hear performed.  All solo keyboard repertoire suggestions are welcome including even a piece with another obbligato instrument.  Please send all your solo harpsichord wishes either to tesseraemusic@gmail.com, 428 East Las Flores Drive, Altadena, CA 91001, or call us at 626-818-3163.  A final program will be decided by Ian Pritchard and revealed at the concert. Trinity Lutheran Church, 997 East Walnut St., Pasadena.   General Admission, $20; Seniors & SCEMS, $15; Students and Children, free.

 

Sunday, February 7, 2016

5:00  Tesserae Baroque Ensemble:  Żnskekonserten-a request harpsichord recital with Ian Pritchard.  The Żnigskekonsert, or concert of your wishes, is a concert formula popular in Northern Europe.  We invite the audience to submit requests in advance for pieces that they would like to hear performed.  All solo keyboard repertoire suggestions are welcome including even a piece with another obbligato instrument.  Please send all your solo harpsichord wishes either to tesseraemusic@gmail.com, 428 East Las Flores Drive, Altadena, CA 91001, or call us at 626-818-3163.  A final program will be decided by Ian Pritchard and revealed at the concert. The Contrapuntal Recital Hall is a private performance space with limited seating.  Tickets are not available at the door.  To purchase tickets and receive address details, please visit www.brownpapertickets.com.     General Admission, $20; Seniors & SCEMS, $15; Students and Children, free.

 

Friday, February 12, 2016

8:00  UCLA School of Music/ Department off Theater:  MozartŐs opera Cosi Fan Tutte.  Neal Stulberg , conductor; Peter Kazaras, Stage director.  A Downton Abbey-inspired production with the UCLA Philharmonia.  Tickets $25 general, $15 students with ID.  Freud Playhouse, UCLA.  Parking for the Freud Playhouse is in Parking Structure 3  For tickets, call  310-825-2101 or go to http://www.tikets.ucla.edu. 

 

Saturday, February 13, 2016

8:00  Da Camera Society:  Pacifica Quartet presents Mozart Quartet in F and Mendelssohn Quartet in E.  Doheny Mansion, Pompeian Room,  10 Chester Place, Los Angeles.  Tickets $85 and $65 depending on seating.  For further information, please contact The Da Camera Society at 213-477-2929 or go to DaCamera.org.  Catered reception following the performance.

 

Sunday, February 14, 2016

2:00  UCLA School of Music/ Department off Theater:  MozartŐs opera Cosi Fan Tutte.  Neal Stulberg , conductor; Peter Kazaras, Stage director.  A Downton Abbey-inspired production with the UCLA Philharmonia.  Tickets $25 general, $15 students with ID.  Freud Playhouse, UCLA.  Parking for the Freud Playhouse is in Parking Structure 3  For tickets, call  310-825-2101 or go to http://www.tikets.ucla.edu. 

 

Friday, February 19, 2016

8:00  UCLA School of Music/ Department off Theater:  MozartŐs opera Cosi Fan Tutte.  Neal Stulberg , conductor; Peter Kazaras, Stage director.  A Downton Abbey-inspired production with the UCLA Philharmonia.  Tickets $25 general, $15 students with ID.  Freud Playhouse, UCLA.  Parking for the Freud Playhouse is in Parking Structure 3  For tickets, call  310-825-2101 or go to http://www.tikets.ucla.edu. 

 

Saturday, February, 20, 2016

7:00  Desert Hot Strings Productions:  Bach: Goldberg Variations  Performed by Margaret Irwin-Brandon.  CV Repertory Theater at the Aatrium, 69930 Hwy 111, Rancho Mirage.  Tickets $25.  For further information and/or reservation, call 760-984-3204 or go to harps1685@gmail.com.

 

Sunday, February 21, 2016

2:00  UCLA School of Music/ Department off Theater:  MozartŐs opera Cosi Fan Tutte.  Neal Stulberg , conductor; Peter Kazaras, Stage director.  A Downton Abbey-inspired production with the UCLA Philharmonia.  Tickets $25 general, $15 students with ID.  Freud Playhouse, UCLA.  Parking for the Freud Playhouse is in Parking Structure 3  For tickets, call  310-825-2101 or go to http://www.tikets.ucla.edu. 

3:00  Lina Tur Bonet, violin and Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord: "La Petite Merveille & The Red Priest"

Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre is one of the few front-rank women composers of the French Baroque.  Violonist Lisa Tur Bonet and harpsichordist Kenneth Weiss explore her underplayed music for violin and keyboard, as well as sonatas by Vivaldi, and solo harpsichord works by Marchand and Scarlatti. This concert is part of the San Diego Early Music Society 2015-2016 season.  Performing Arts Theatre at Cuyamaca College, 900 Rancho San Diego Parkway, Rancho San Diego. Tickets $10 to $25.  For more information or tickets call (619) 291 8246 or visit www.sdems.org

5:00 TWILIGHT OF THE SUN KING: a Concert of Baroque Dance and Music.  Directed by Linda Tomko.  This concert savors dance and music created by Louis XIVŐs artistic establishments, performed in period style.  Culver Center of the Arts, 3824 Main Street, Riverside.  Free admission with reserved ticket.  For venue info and to reserve tickets, please go to http://culvercenter.ucr.edu/Performance

 

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

5:00 TWILIGHT OF THE SUN KING: a Concert of Baroque Dance and Music.  Directed by Linda Tomko.  This concert savors dance and music created by Louis XIVŐs artistic establishments, performed in period style. University of California, Santa Barbara, HSSB Ballet Studio Theater.  For ticket information, please email twilightixsb@yahoo.com