Fall 2020 Season – Our 32nd Anniversary!
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Dowland’s Grand Tour
September 25 at 7:30pm and September 27 at 4:00pm EDT
Paul O’Dette, lute
Our regional world-renowned lutenist performs music of English lutenist John Dowland, as well as the music he encountered on his travels around Europe in the early 17th century.
Thorn of the Honey Locust: A Conversation and Reading
October 16 at 7:30pm and October 18 at 4:00pm EDT
Geoffrey Burgess, oboist, musicologist, and now novelist, discusses his new novel, based on the life of Bach’s favorite oboe player, and reads us selections from this work in progress.
Beiliang Zhu Plays Bach
November 20 at 7:30pm and November 22 at 4:00pm EST
Beiliang Zhu, baroque cello
Another musical icon in our community, award-winning cellist Beiliang Zhu, plays an unusual all-Bach program which includes a Bach violin partita on 5-string cello and other virtuosic solos.
At the Court of the Sun King
December 11 at 7:30pm and December 13 at 4:00pm EST
Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, composer and musician
NYS Baroque Director Deborah Fox presents a multi-media presentation on the life and music of this trend-setting independent woman at the French royal court of Versailles.