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Early Music Concerts 2016-2017: (CA) Nota Bene Baroque Players Unveils its 15th Anniversary 2016-2017 Concert Season

Contributed by admin on Sep 14, 2016

News from the Nota Bene Baroque Players (NBBP) of plans for their upcoming 15th Anniversary 2016-2017 Concert Season. For the 2016-2017 season, the NBBP has opted for a cooperative artistic programming model guided by its "Creative Directors": Julie Baumgartel, Andrew Chung, Rona Goldensher and Joseph Lanza for its 5 orchestral/ensemble concert line-ups. Howard Dyck, conductor, completes the season with an Easter concert event with the NBBPlayers and NBBSingers in April of 2017.

The season début occurs on 18 September, at The Registry Theatre (Kitchener - Region of Waterloo, 3:00PM) under the title of  "Fourplay" where are featured the four members of the creative directors, all Baroque violinists. ...

The foursome join forces to explore the art of violin playing as it developed across 17th and 18th century Europe. Be prepared for violin duels by Leclair, energetic solos by J.S. Bach, rustic dances by John Playford, and the beauty and intrigue of works by Telemann, Fux, and Tartini.

Visit the Nota Bene Baroque Players website for more information of its upcoming season offerings as well as ticket availability. (Disclosure: Marc Paré is Chair of the NBBP organization)