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Viola da Gamba Concert Calendar for Greater New York City
Winter 2018

Thursday, February 1, 8:00 pm
Abendmusik: Oh Susanne!
Church of St. Luke in the Fields
487 Hudson Street (just south of Christopher Street), Manhattan  
A program telling the story of Susanne and the Elders, a biblical apocrypha of a strong woman threatened with rape by two men. The story was set as a chanson in the Renaissance period by a number of composers. This program presents several musical arrangements, with each form reinforcing the beauty of the melody and Susanne’s tenacity.
Tickets: $10-$20

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 8:00 pm
New York Ars Antiqua: Lost Empire: Late 18th-Century Music for Viols
Church of St. Mary the Virgin
191 South Greeley Avenue
Chappaqua, New York
Ars Antiqua presents ZENITH - a consort of antique Viols with Douglas Kelly, Motomi Igarashi & Mark Kramer joined by Adriane Post, baroque violin and Leon Schelhase, harpsichord. Music of Hesse, Telemann, Corrette, Guillemain & Geoffrey.
Concert will be followed by a buffet of French Pastries & Coffee. 

February 15, 2018, 1:15
Les Barocudas: Anonymous and Friends

Mid-town Concerts
The Chapel at St. Bartholomew's Church
50th St. and Park Avenue, Manhattan
Les Barocudas take you back in time to the 17th Century, to explore music from the most powerful European empires of the era. You will be treated to the choicest musical offerings from Italy, Austria, England and France- as well as one anachronism written by their time-traveling harpsichordist. With Marie Nadeau-Tremblay, violin; Ryan Gallagher, viola da gamba; Nathan Mondry, harpsichord/voice.

March 8, 2018, 2018, 7:00 pm
Sonnambula: Marianna Martínes, Classicist

Hispanic Society of America
613 W 155th St, New York, NY
Music by composer Marianna Martínes (1744–1812) will constitute the second concert in the series Hispanic Women Composers. A rare concert featuring her music and a lecture devoted to her life and times will explore her life and music and bring attention to another overlooked female composer from the Hispanic diaspora.
Admission free, but seating is reserved.

March 8, 2018, 7:30 pm
LeStrange Viols. Hold Fast: Music of the Elizabethan Avant-Garde.

Kosciuszko Foundation
15 E. 65th Street, Manhattan
Tye’s In Nomine, Crye; The Song Called Trumpets by Parsons; Browning, My Dear by Woodcock; and many other esoteric four- through six-part Elizabethan pieces that befit and define the acclaimed consort’s name: LeStrange Viols. The music is from the manuscript A booke of In nomines & other solfainge songes that contains many inventive musical experiments of the era. Kivie Cahn-Lipman, tenor vio;l Douglas Kelley, bass viol; Loren Ludwig, treble viol; John Mark Rozendaal, treble and bass viols; James Waldo, tenor and bass viols; Zoe Weiss, tenor and bass viols. LeStrange will celebrate the release of its new CD, Hold Fast: Music of the Elizabethan Avant Garde. Presented in the Music Before 1800 series.
Tickets: $35.











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