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Concert: Venice Baroque Orchestra

Sat Apr 9, 2011 7:30PM - 9:30PM Calendars: Arts

VENICE BAROQUE ORCHESTRA

VISITING ARTIST SERIES

Venice Orchestra

Andrea Marcon, director/harpsichord
Romina Basso, mezzo-soprano
Giuliano Carmignola, violin 

Founded by Baroque scholar and harpsichordist Andrea Marcon, the Venice Baroque Orchestra is one of Europe’s premier ensembles devoted to period instrument performance. The orchestra performs "Il Giardino Veneziano,” concerti, sinfonias and arias by Vivaldi, Handel, Porpora, Albinoni, Marcello, Galuppi and Locatelli in collaboration with mezzo-soprano Romina Basso and violinist Giuliano Carmignola. 

To learn more about the Venice Baroque Orchestra, visit their homepage.

Tickets: $35
Student: $15

For tickets, visit the DPAC Calendar page.

"Conductor Andrea Marcon leads fresh, vital and emotionally transparent performances with the Venice Baroque Orchestra, whose immaculate ensemble balance and impeccable musicianship highlight Vivaldi's exquisite instrumental writing." — Classics Today

Planned program, subject to change:

"Il Giardino Veneziano"
Concerti, Sinfonias and Arias by Vivaldi, Handel, Porpora, Albinoni, Marcello, Galuppi and Locatelli 

Pre-Performance Talk:

Activate the art by joining us at 6:45 p.m. for an expert guest speaker who will provide a point of entry for involvement, exchange and contemplation beyond the performance. Location and speaker to be announced.