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Hidden Treasures: Searching for Francesca Cuzzoni

Sunday, 17th May at 7:00 pm Hidden Treasures: Searching for Francesca Cuzzoni Francesca Cuzzoni, Haendel’s first Cleopatra and Rodelinda, was one of the most famous sopranos of the Baroque period — not to mention the famous rival of Faustina Bordoni, the wife of Johann Hasse. During our musical archaeology, we have researched some of her […]

Hidden Treasures: Searching for Francesca Cuzzoni

Saturday, 16th May at 7:00 pm Hidden Treasures: Searching for Francesca Cuzzoni Francesca Cuzzoni, Haendel’s first Cleopatra and Rodelinda, was one of the most famous sopranos of the Baroque period — not to mention the famous rival of Faustina Bordoni, the wife of Johann Hasse. During our musical archaeology, we have researched some of her […]

The Sweet Sound of the Baroque Flute

6th October at 5:00 pm THE SWEET SOUND OF THE BAROQUE FLUTE Musical Archaeology has predominated our 2019 Season, and we are happy to share with you some of the manuscripts we have found for solo flute, soprano, and ensemble. Cantatas by Hasse, Porpora, Stradella; arias and pieces for flute and ensemble from our Hidden […]

The Sweet Sound of the Baroque Flute

5th October at 7:00 pm THE SWEET SOUND OF THE BAROQUE FLUTE Musical Archaeology has predominated our 2019 Season, and we are happy to share with you some of the manuscripts we have found for solo flute, soprano, and ensemble. Cantatas by Hasse, Porpora, Stradella; arias and pieces for flute and ensemble from our Hidden […]

Vedrò con mio Dieltto *Change of Program*

22nd September at 7:00 pm * Change of program * VEDRO CON MIO DILETTO Arias for contralto and concertos for traversiere and ensemble Hasse Sinfonia avanti l’opera da Semiramide Allegro assai-Andante-Allegro Hasse Fuggi dagli occhi miei per contralto, archi e basso continuo Vivaldi Concerto per traversiere in sol maggiore RV 436 Allegro-Largo-Allegro Vivaldi Sol da te […]

Vedrò con mio Diletto *Change of program*

21st September at 7:00 pm * Change of program * VEDRO CON MIO DILETTO Arias for contralto and concertos for traversiere and ensemble Hasse Sinfonia avanti l’opera da Semiramide Allegro assai-Andante-Allegro Hasse Fuggi dagli occhi miei per contralto, archi e basso continuo Vivaldi Concerto per traversiere in sol maggiore RV 436 Allegro-Largo-Allegro Vivaldi Sol da te […]

Hidden Treasures from three Forgotten Manuscripts

Saturday, 22nd June at 7:00 pm HIDDEN TREASURES FROM THREE FORGOTTEN MANUSCRIPTS Three beautiful manuscripts from a library in Venice include many musical gems not heard in 400 years, presented in collaboration with musicologist Prof. Marica Tacconi of Penn State University. Music by F. Cavalli, A. Cesti, F. Durante, A. Melani, and others Liesl Odenweller, […]