May, 2017

 

Sunday, May 28, 2017

3:00  Tesserae:  Polychoral Jam Session.  Tesserae would like to welcome all period instrumentalists and singers to come play through some gorgeous poly-choral music from both the Old World and the New World.  The pitch will be A440. To receive music in advance, email tesseraemusic@gmail.com.  Trinity Lutheran Church, 997 East Walnut St., Pasadena 91106   Free entrance, donations welcome. 

 

JUNE, 2017

 

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 2, 2017

8:00 PM KONTRAPUNKTUS NEO-BAROQUE ENSEMBLE.  An unforgettable musical offering is in store, which includes music from Bach, Vivaldi, Locatelli, and new, original music from our studio album, A Neo-Baroque Introduction.  Led by Concertmaster, Etienne Gara, the orchestra consists of some of these most dynamic, young musicians in the LA classical music scene today.

 St. Cornelius Catholic Church 5500 E. Wardlow Road, Long Beach, CA 90808  Tickets: $20.   For advance tickets, please visit:

 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kontrapunktus-a-neo-baroque-introduction-tickets-33898272646

 

Saturday, June 3, 2017

8:00 Da Camera Society:  Mozart Violin Sonata Cycle, Season III.  Cindy Wu, violin and Orion Weiss, piano perform MozartÕs violin sonatas K305, K376, K378, and K354.  Catered reception following the concert. Doheny Mansion, Mount St. MaryÕs College, 10 Chester Place, Los Angeles.  Single tickets $85.  Catered reception following the concert.

 

Saturday, June 10, 2017

8:00  Jouyssance:  Carissimi's Jephte.  Giacomo CarissimiÕs profoundly beautiful oratorio Jephte, a monument of the early Baroque era, will form the cornerstone of this wide-ranging program of sacred music. Soprano Claire Fedoruk will join Jouyssance in the role of JephteÕs tragic daughter, along with some of Southern CaliforniaÕs top early music instrumentalists. St. BedeÕs Episcopal Church, 3590 Grand View Blvd., West Los Angeles.  Tickets $25 General, R20 Seniors and SCEMS members, $15 Students.   Available at the door or in advance at www.brownpapertickets.com.  For further information and links, please go to www.jouyssance.org.  Repeats Sunday.

 

Sunday, June 11, 2017

4:00  Jouyssance:  CarissimiÕs Jephte.  Giacomo CarissimiÕs profoundly beautiful oratorio Jephte, a monument of the early Baroque era, will form the cornerstone of this wide-ranging program of sacred music. Soprano Claire Fedoruk will join Jouyssance in the role of JephteÕs tragic daughter, along with some of Southern CaliforniaÕs top early music instrumentalists. Church of the Angels, 1100 Avenue 64, Pasadena.  Tickets $25 General, R20 Seniors and SCEMS members, $15 Students.   Available at the door or in advance at www.brownpapertickets.com.  For further information and links, please go to www.jouyssance.org.

 

SUN June 18,  MON June 19,  WED June 21,  FRI June 23,  SUN June 25

BAROQUE MUSIC FESTIVAL CORONA DEL MAR :

A FESTIVAL OF NOVELTIESÕ

http://www.bmf-cdm.org/welcome/default.php

Brochures for ordering tickets and Festival Subscriptions will be mailed out in March, and on-line ticket ordering will be activated in April.

 

Sunday, June 18, 2017

4:00 Corona del Mar Baroque Festival All a Bout: Dialog in Music & Fencing

Elizabeth Blumenstock leads the Festival Orchestra and distinguished soloists in an afternoon of Baroque concertos by Biber, Schmelzer and others, featuring Johann Sebastian BachÕs Brandenburg Concerto No. 6, and a fencing demonstration set to music.

Preceded by brass music al fresco on the patio at 3:15 p.m.;

Newport Harbor Lutheran Church, Newport Beach

 

Monday, June 19, 2017

8:00 Corona del Mar Baroque Festival Four Viols at Play

A consort of violas da gamba in a program of works from 16th- and 17th-century England and Northern Germany, including pieces by Purcell, Byrd and Jenkins.

Preceded by brass music al fresco on the patio at 7:15 p.m.;

Saint Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church, Newport Beach

 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

8:00  Corona del Mar Baroque Festival Music from Monticello

A program of chamber and vocal music from Thomas JeffersonÕs vast library, featuring soprano Jennifer Ellis Kampani and accompanied by relevant readings.  Preceded by brass music al fresco in the Gardens at 7:15 p.m. Sherman Library & Gardens, Central Patio Room, Newport Beach

 

Friday, June 23, 2017

8:00  Corona del Mar Baroque Festival Beyond Baroque

Elizabeth Blumenstock (violin), David Shostac (flute), Timothy Landauer (cello), Andrew McIntosh (violin, viola) and Lara Wickes (oboe) perform chamber works by J.C. Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Cambini and Albrechtsberger. Preceded by brass music al fresco in the Gardens at 7:15 p.m.;

Sherman Library & Gardens, Central Patio Room,

 

Sunday, June 25, 2017

4:00 Tesserae With Corona del Mar Baroque Festival, Grand Season Finale:  A quire of Choirs.   Join us for a spectacular season finale! With cornetti, sackbuts, strings, singers, and organs, Tesserae joins forces with the Corona del Mar Baroque Festival with Elizabeth Blumenstock to present a luscious program of music from the late Venetian Renaissance ranging from Giovanni Gabrieli to the madrigals of Monteverdi.  Preceded at 3:15pm with a special preconcert of novel Italian music by duo Bruce Teter and Curtis Berak (bagpipes, hurdy gurdy). Wine & waters reception on the patio following the concert

St. Mark Presbyterian Church, 2200 San Joaquin Hills Road, Newport Beach, 92660.