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Early Music Concerts 2012-2013: (CA) Arion Baroque Orchestra Concert: "Bach: A Family Affair" (7, 8, 9 Dec 2012)

Contributed by Admin on Nov 23, 2012

(From a recent Arion Baroque Orchestra newsletter)

Arion has the great pleasure of welcoming Alexander Weimann, renowned harpsichordist, to the stage during this year’s Montreal Bach Festival.  Accompanied by Arion’s musicians, along with flautist Claire Guimond and harpsichordist Hank Knox, the impressive harmonic rigour of  J.S Bach will be united with the audacity and ardour of his sons… for your utmost enjoyment.” …
  

Programme

  • Johann Bernhard Bach (1676-1749)
    Overture and suite for strings and basso continuo no. 3 in E minor (Eisenach, 1710-1720?)
  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710-1784)
    Sinfonia fot two flutes, strings and basso continuo in D minor, F. 65 (Dresden, 1735-1745?; Halle or Berlin, 1758?)
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Concerto for two harpsichords and strings in C major, BWV 1061 (Leipzig, 1730-1733)
  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach
    Sinfonia for strings and basso continuo in F major, F. 67 (Dresden, 1735-1745)
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788)
    Concerto for flute, strings and basso continuo in D minor, Wq. 22 [H. 425] (Berlin or Potsdam, 1747)

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