The Baroque series presents the world's most celebrated early music specialists from around the world. This season includes Les Arts Florissants, Europa Galante and Les Violons du Roy performing music by Purcell, Vivaldi, and Bach, among others.

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Les Arts Florissants

An incomparable ensemble performs a pair of Baroque tragedies.

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Program

  • Henry PURCELL: Dido and Aeneas
  • CHARPENTIER: Acteon

Artists

  • Les Arts Florissants performer
  • William Christie conductor
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Vivaldi, the Farewell Concertos

It’s Vivaldi in Vienna, as interpreted by powerhouse Italian ensemble Europa Galante.

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Program

  • Baldassare GALUPPI: Overture to Adriano in Siria
  • VIVALDI: Sinfonia in G major for strings, RV 149, “Il Coro delle muse”
  • VIVALDI: Violin Concerto in A, RV 552, “con eco in lontano”
  • Georg REUTTER: Sinfonia in D minor
  • Ignaz HOLZBAUER: Flute Concerto in G
  • Johann Georg Reinhardt: Sonata a quattro violini e basso
  • VIVALDI: Violin Concerto in C, RV 186
  • VIVALDI: Violin Concerto in B-flat, RV 371

Artists

  • Europa Galante performer
  • Fabio Biondi violin and conductor
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Baroque Brass

LA Phil’s sensational brass players offer an invigorating evening of colorful music.

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Program

  • BYRD: Earl of Oxford’s March
  • BACH: Double Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1043
  • HANDEL: Selections from Water Music
  • BACH: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
  • VIERDANCK: Capriccio a due Cornetti
  • MARCELLO: Sonata in A Minor, Op. 2 No. 3
  • CHARPENTIER: Te Deum
  • BACH: Two Choruses from Jesu, Meine Freunde, BWV 227
  • BACH: Chorale Prelude from Clavierübung, Book III, BWV 680
  • Juan J. COLOMER: Gabrieli según San Juan (U.S. premiere)

Artists

  • Andrew Bain conductor and horn
  • Gregory Roosa horn
  • Amy Jo Rhine horn
  • Brian Drake horn
  • Ethan Bearman horn
  • Thomas Hooten trumpet and organ
  • James Wilt trumpet and flugelhorn
  • Christopher Still trumpet
  • Daniel Rosenboom trumpet and flugelhorn
  • David Rejano Cantero trombone
  • James Miller trombone and euphonium
  • Denis Jiron trombone
  • John Lofton bass trombone
  • Norman Pearson tuba
  • Doug Tornquist tuba
  • Joseph Pereira timpani
  • Matthew Howard percussion
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Les Violons du Roy

The acclaimed Canadian orchestra brings Bach and Handel to life.

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Program

  • BACH (transc. Labadie): Three Leipzig Chorales, BWV 651, 660, 655
  • HANDEL: Concerto grosso in D Major, Op. 6 No. 5
  • BACH (arr. Labadie): Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 582
  • BACH: Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042
  • BACH: Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041
  • BACH (completed by Bernard Labadie after Davitt Moroney): Contrapunctus XIV from The Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080
  • BACH: Double Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1043

Artists

  • Les Violons du Roy performer
  • Bernard Labadie conductor
  • Isabelle Faust violin