( Fri., Feb. 9, 2018 )
Performed by Elaine Funaro and Beverly Biggs, harpsichords; Allison Nyquist and Elizabeth Phelps, baroque violins; Suzanne Rousso, baroque viola; Stephanie Vial, baroque cello; Robbie Link, violone
Saint Stephen's Episcopal Church, 82 Kimberly Drive, Durham, NC 27707-5446
Music from the collection of King Friedrich August III of Saxony, arranged for two harpsichords by his court composer Peter August. The program opens with an arrangement for two harpsichords of a Quintet by J. C. Bach, the London Bach. It is followed by Mozart’s A major concerto, KV. 414, and concludes with J.S. Bach’s Concerto for two harpsichords and strings, BWV 1061, in C major.
Mallarme NC HIP Festival