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Event Archive - "Twas the Fortnight Before...": Pacific Baroque Orchestra

Sat. December 15th 2007 8:00p.m. - 10:30p.m. doors at 7:00p.m. St. Augustine's Church (All Ages) 8:00p.m. - 10:30p.m. doors at 7:00p.m.
Adult $28 -Senior $23-Student $12-19 yrs & under FREE at the door only.
Featuring Stephen Stubbs, lute and guest director; Maxine Eilander, baroque harp; and Carrie Krause, violin.

“Stubbs offers us handsome, superbly-crafted pictures, hung in a small boutique museum.”—Robert Levine

It’s two weeks before Christmas and even the mouse will be stirring, and probably humming along, during this concert. The program includes a concerto for harp (with 2 recorders) by Handel. Maxine will be playing a triple gut string baroque harp (made by Claus Huttel in Germany). Stephen will play a concerto for lute by Vivaldi, and lead the orchestra in other music tuned right into the season.
Music to warm the hearth and the heart.

Pacific Baroque Orchestra

One of North America's most exciting and innovative period-instrument ensembles, Vancouver's Pacific Baroque Orchestra has consistently held to its mandate of presenting music of the past in lively and imaginative performances. True to its name, the orchestra plays the music of the baroque period (17th and 18th centuries) on period instruments (or ... more info
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