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To celebrate Barbara Strozzi's 400th birthday, we will be presenting a wide range of vocal and instrumental pieces composed by the singer herself. ♪♫♬

Barbara Strozzi is one of the greatest composers of Venetian Baroque repertoire, and this Sunday will be the protagonist of our concert. Elena Biscuola, Gioele Gusberti and Carlo Steno Rossi will be performing a selection of these musical pearls for you!

We also wish to announce that this concert will be dedicated to a wonderful individual of the Baroque music scene of our time: Alan Curtis, outstanding harpsichordist and passionate musicologist, who would have turned 85 years old on November 17th, but unfortunately left us in 2015.

We wish to pay tribute to Alan, who has been a great supporter of Venice Music Project since its inception. It is thanks to Alan that the "Hidden Treasures" programs have come to life, because his passion for musical research has allowed us to come into possession of those wonderful unearthed manuscripts that had previously been forgotten.

Thank you Alan!
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CONCERT PROGRAM

SUNDAY 17 NOVEMBER, 5PM

Domenico Gabrielli
(1659-1690)



Ricercata I
a cello solo


Barbara Strozzi
(1619-1677)

Cantata "In medio maris"
for contralto and basso continuo




Giuseppe Maria Jacchini
(1663-1727)

Sonata VIII in C major
for cello and basso continuo
Adagio, Presto Prestissimo, Adagio, Aria-Allegro

Barbara Strozzi



Cantata "Salve Sancta Caro"
for contralto and basso continuo



Domenico Gabrielli




Sonata in G major
for cello and basso continuo
Grave-Presto-Adagio, Allegro, Largo, Allegro




Barbara Strozzi



Cantata "Iubilmeus"
for contralto and basso continuo



Domenico Passionei
(1682-1761)



Sonata XII
for cello and basso continuo
Grave, Andante, Adagio, Allegro



J. S. Bach
(1685-1750)
Largo from Sonata in G major BWV 968
version by the author for harpsichord solo



G. F. Handel
(1685-1759)

Aria "Lascia ch’io pianga"
for contralto and basso continuo

2019 Calendar

Now available on our website the 2019 calendar with details on our upcoming concerts! To see the concert lineup and book your tickets click here.
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Campo San Vio
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