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Columbia Baroque 2019-2020 Season
Love in Many Guises
Lo, How a Rose
400th Anniversary of the birth of Barbara Strozzi
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
7:00 p.m. Concert Conversations with Sarah F. Williams
7:30 p.m. Performance
USC School of Music Recital Hall, 813 Assembly Street, Columbia (MAP)
Join us as we celebrate Barbara Strozzi, one of the first great women composers, with a program of beautiful Italian and German music that includes a Strozzi sacred song, Vivaldi’s captivating trio for lute, violin and continuo, a Telemann quartet, an imitation of Polish bagpipes for violins by Schmelzer, plus spirited dances and seasonal carols by Praetorius.
Columbia Baroque is a professional chamber ensemble in Columbia, SC comprised of leading Baroque music specialists from South Carolina and North Carolina, each with distinguished careers as chamber musicians, soloists and educators. Ensemble members include Jean Hein, Baroque recorder; Mary Hostetler Hoyt, Baroque violin; Erika Cutler, Baroque violin; Brittnee Siemon, mezzo-soprano; Gail Ann Schroeder, viola da gamba; and Jerry Curry, harpsichord.
Our mission is: Bringing Baroque music to life for the modern audience through education and historically inspired performance