New York Baroque presents Alchemy: Water
ALCHEMY: SERIES BASED ON THE CLASSICAL ELEMENTS
NYBI launches Alchemy, a series based on the classical elements: water, air, earth, and fire. Program features a pan-European selection of works by J. S. Bach, Louis-Nicolas Clérambault, George Frideric Handel, Pietro Locatelli, Georg Philip Telemann and Antonio Vivaldi.
WATER TICKETS > https://bit.ly/Alchemy-Water
7:30pm – 9:30pm
Gallery: $20 advance | $30 door
Ground Floor: $35 advance | $45 door
Limited tickets — advance purchase recommended.
Georg Philipp Telemann – Ouverture-Suite Wassermusik, TWV 55:C3
Antonio Vivaldi – Violin Concerto in F minor, Linverno, RV 297
Pietro Locatelli – Concerto grosso in E-flat, Op. 7, No. 6, Il pianto dArianna
George Frideric Handel – Concerto Grosso in B-flat, Op. 3, No. 2
Currently in their 7th season, New York Baroque Incorporated (NYBI) is a conductorless orchestra of period instruments in New York City, bringing vital, informed, and fresh performances of a wide range of 17th and 18th-century repertoire, as well as creating a vibrant landscape for collaborations between historical performance and living composers. NYBI has collaborated with renowned soloists including Richard Egarr, Vivica Genaux, Monica Huggett, and has performed at Carnegie Hall, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Spoleto Festival USA. Striving to make period instruments a living art form, NYBI has premiered works by Nico Muhly, Hollis Taylor, and Huang Ruo. The orchestra also dedicates itself to bring to life unknown works of the Baroque, and has revived and presented modern-day premieres of Cavalli’s Veremonda (1652), Aliotti’s Santa Rosalia (1687) and Seckendorff’s Proserpina (1777).