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Bach & Handel
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An evening of baroque masterpieces, led by conductor Nicholas Kraemer from the harpsichord, features excerpts from operas and oratorios by Handel and Purcell, including the ever-popular Water Music. Opening the program is Bach’s best-known orchestral suite, which includes the much-loved “Air on the G String.”

Event details

Date

Saturday, March 28, 2020 8:00 PM

Venue

Orchestra Hall

Description

Program

Bach Orchestral Suite No. 3
Handel Who calls my parting soul from death? from Esther
Handel Voi che udite il mio lamento from Agrippina
Handel Da tempeste il legno infranto from Giulio Cesare
Handel These labors past, how happy we! from Jephtha
Purcell Chacony in G Minor
Purcell Thy hand, Belinda . . . When I am laid in earth from Dido and Aeneas
Handel Rompo i lacci from Flavio
Handel To thee thou glorious son from Theodora
Handel Suite No. 2 from Water Music

Performers
Nicholas Kraemer

Nicholas Kraemer
conductor and harpsichord

Amanda Forsythe

Amanda Forsythe
soprano

Iestyn Davies

Iestyn Davies
countertenor

Concert Extras

Preconcert conversation with Kyle Dzapo: Saturday, March 28, 6:45–7:15, Grainger Ballroom

Discover More

Read: Nicholas Kraemer prefers an approach he describes as ‘Bach with a smile’

Sponsors

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These CSO performances are dedicated to the memory of J. Timothy Ritchie, in grateful recognition of his many years of support and his legacy bequest.

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