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The Music House: L'Académie du Roi Soleil

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( Sun., Aug. 4, 2013 )

Performed by Margaret Carpenter, soprano; Nicolas Haigh, keyboard; David Wilson, Baroque violin; Rebecca Troxler, Baroque flute; Barbara Blaker-Krumdiek, Baroque cello

Music House, 408 West 5th Street , Greenville, NC 27834


Music from the Fench baroque including Cantatas by Clerembault and Courbois, Michel Lambert's "airs de court" and Couperin's "Apotheosis of Lully".


Trios pour le Coucher du Roy                Jean-Baptiste Lully
Chaconne           (1632-1687)            
Ariane                         Philippe Courbois
Récitatif           (1710-1728) Air – Fort lent
Air – Fort vite 
 Air – Tendrement 
Trios pour le Coucher du Roy                               Lully
Concerts Royeaux                                                  François Couperin
Deuxième Concert          (1668-1733)         
Trios pour le Coucher du Roy                                        Lully

Intermission and Wine Tasting

Le Sommeil d’Ulisse                         Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre
Simphonie            (1665-1729)
 Gracieusement et un peux loué
 Simphonie Sommeil 

Sweets and Meet the Artists


L'Académie du Roi Soleil (A.R.S.) is an early music consort dedicated to performing music of the French Baroque, among other genres. The name pays homage to Louis XIV, the Sun King, an important source of patronage for the arts. This ensemble marks an international collaboration jointly based in York, UK and Charlotte, NC.


Suggested donations: General Admission $20; Seniors $15; Students $5

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  • Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 5:00 PM