2016-17 International Series Concerts (More information will follow...)
House of Time: Vivaldi's Four Seasons arranged for diverse instruments, and more.
Gonzalo Ruiz, oboe - Stephen Schultz, flute
Tatiana Daubek, violin - Beiliang Zhu, cello
Arnie Tanimoto, viola da gamba
Avi Stein, harpsichord
"Le Quattro Stagioni con Molti Strumenti"
"Breathtaking: A Voice and a Cornetto Entwined"
Hana Blazikova, soprano - Bruce Dickey, cornetto
Monica Huggett and Tekla Cunningham, violins
Joanna Blendulf, viola da gamba
Stephen Stubbs, theorbo
Michael Sponseller, organ and harpsichord
Music for the voice and cornetto from the 17th century and the world premiere of a setting of Nigra Sum by Calliope Tsoupaki.
Boston Camerata: "Puer Natus: A Medieval Christmas"'
Anne Azema, director
with San Diego Children's Choir
"Puer Natus: A Medieval Christmas"'
Christmas music from Medieval France, Italy, England, and Provence, including music of the church and songs of private devotion centered around the joyous theme of the Nativity.
Hesperion XXI: "Musica Nova"
Jordi Savall, viola da gamba and director
Venetian music for a quartet of viols, violone, theorbo and percussion from the end of the Renaissance to the Baroque era.
Akademie für alte Musik Berlin: "Of Frogs and Men - Nature of the Baroque"
Music by Vivaldi, Telemann, Zelenka, Geminiani and more.
Orlando Consort: "The Rose, the Lily, and the Whortleberry"
Medieval and Renaissance musical representations of gardens and horticulture.
Paul O'Dette and Ronn McFarlane: "For Two Lutes: Virtuoso Duets from Italy and England"
Music by John Dowland, John Johnson, John Danyel, Francesco da Milano, Alessandro Piccinini, and anonymous composers.