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Corelli & Charpentier



2005



Violin (detail)

Corelli & Charpentier
Master of the Notes
December 16 - 18 & 21 - 23, 2005


The Consort celebrates the holidays in the beautifully decorated Folger Theatre with two Baroque masters. Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713) was, in many ways, the most influential composer of his time. Active as a violinist and teacher as well as composer, his six printed collections of instrumental music were admired and emulated all over Europe. Marc-Antoine Charpentier (c.1643-1704), although he never held a prestigious appointment at the French court, was influential in his own right, skillfully blending elements of Italian and French style in his tuneful sacred music and music for the stage.

Folger Consort
Robert Eisenstein and Christopher Kendall

Guest Artists
Jodi Beder - Cello
Risa Browder - Violin
Nina Falk - Violin
Tim Haig - Violin
June Huang - Violin
Rosa Lamoreaux - Violin
Scott McCormick - Viola
John Moran - Cello
J. Tracy Mortimore - Double Bass
Leslie Nero - Violin
Sara Wetherbee - Viola
Webb Wiggins - Organ
 
Webb Wiggins



Rosa Lamoreaux





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