Glories of the Italian Baroque
The Handel and Haydn Society will bring Italian Baroque music to life with a passionate and masterful performance on Friday, February 22, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall in Boston. Directed by Handel and Haydn Society Concertmaster Aisslinn Nosky, the performance will feature five H+H premieres, including Vivaldi’s Violin Concerto in D Minor, RV 242, Per Pisendel and Concerto for Violin, Op. 8, No. 5, La tempesta di mare; Muffat’s Concerto Grosso No. 12 in G Major, Propitia Sydera; Telemann’s Concerto for Three Violins; and Geminiani’s Concerto Grosso, After Corelli, Op. 5, No. 5 in G Minor. The performance will also feature Corelli’s Concerto Grosso in F Major, Op. 6, No. 2, most recently performed by H+H in 1992 and Telemann’s Viola Concerto, most recently performed by H+H in 2011.