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Bach’s Fifth Brandenburg and Triple Concerti presented by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival

by Jeffrey Cohan 12th May 2022

Jonathan: Harpsichordist Jonathan Oddie performs Johann Sebastian Bach's Fifth Brandenburg Concerto and Triple Concerto, two of the most difficult and moving harpsichord concerti with the Salish Sea Early Music Festival orchestra

 

 

WHAT:     Bach’s Fifth Brandenburg and Triple Concerti presented by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival

WHEN:    Wednesday, May 25 at 7:00 PM

WHERE:  St. Augustine’s in-the-Woods Episcopal Church at 5217 S. Honeymoon Bay Road in Freeland on Whidbey Island

ADMISSION:   suggested donation: $15, $20 or $25 (a free will offering), 18 & under free. Masks and vaccination required.

MORE INFO: please see  www.salishseafestival.org/whidbey

 

 

BACH: FIFTH BRANDENBURG and TRIPLE CONCERTI  

      

Two of Johann Sebastian Bach’s most profound orchestral works will be offered in the Salish Sea Early Music Festival’s final 2022 program entitled Bach’s Fifth Brandenburg and Triple Concerti with harpsichord soloist Jonathan Oddie, flute soloist Jeffrey Cohan, violin soloist Carrie Krause and string orchestra. Included on the program are a violin concerto by Antonio Vivaldi and a flute concerto by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach.

 

 

Jeffrey: Baroque flutist Jeffrey Cohan performs Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's Flute Concerto in D Major alongside Bach's Fifth Brandenburg Concerto with the Salish Sea Early Music Festival orchestra 

 

                    

The concert takes place on Wednesday, May 25 at 7:00 PM at St. Augustine’s in-the-Woods Episcopal Church at 5217 S. Honeymoon Bay Road in Freeland on Whidbey Island. A suggested donation of $15, $20 or $25 (a free will offering) will be requested, and those 18 & under are free. Masks and vaccination are required. For additional information please see  www.salishseafestival.org/whidbey

 

 

Carrie: Baroque violinist Carrie Krause performs Antonio Vivaldi's violin concerto "La Stravaganza" alongside Bach's Fifth Brandenburg Concerto with the Salish Sea Early Music Festival orchestra

 

 

ADDITIONAL PROGRAM INFORMATION:

Jonathan Oddie, newly named professor of harpsichord at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, returns to perform two of the most moving and difficult works by Johann Sebastian Bach for harpsichord and orchestra with soloists baroque violinist Cari Krause and baroque flutist Jeffrey Cohan along with baroque string orchestra comprised of Elizabeth Phelps and Courtney Kuroda, violins, Lindsey Strand-Polyak, viola and cellist Martin Bonham. Carrie Krause will perform Antonio Vivaldi’s Violin Concerto “La Stravaganza” No 3 in G and Jeffrey Cohan will perform Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach’s Flute Concerto in D Major in addition to Bach’s Fifth Brandenburg Concerto and his Triple Concerto for harpsichord, flute and violin with orchestra.

 

The Salish Sea Early Music Festival is proud to be an affiliate organization of Early Music America, which develops, strengthens, and celebrates early music and historically informed performance in North America. SSEMF has presented countless first performances in modern times of period instrument renditions of early works.

Posted by WhidbeyLocal
12th May 2022 12:00 am.
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