Nov. 12, 2017 Savannah Baroque in “1685: Music of Bach, Handel and Scarlatti”

Savannah Baroque will make its debut at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Savannah’s 2017-2018 Concert Series on Nov. 12, 2017. The artists include: myself on harpsichord; Ann Cafferty, baroque violin; Jeana Melilli, traverso; Marcy Brenner, viola da gamba; Tina Zenker Williams, soprano; Kyle Siddons, baritone.

We will be playing diverse music by three great composers born in 1685, J.S. Bach, Handel, and Domenico Scarlatti, and featuring music from Handel’s Ode to St. Cecilia, the patron saint of music, in honor of her name day on Nov. 22.

1685: Music of Bach, Handel, and Scarlatti

Nov. 12, 2017

4 pm

Wine Reception to follow

Unitarian Universalist Church of Savannah

311 E. Harris St.

Savannah, GA  31401

 

Nov. 9, 2017 Savannah Baroque Interview on WTOC: Live in the Morning

On Nov.9 at 10 in the morning, Eric Caines, baroque oboe and myself will appear on WTOC’s Live in the Morning show to talk about Savannah Baroque and our upcoming concert on Nov. 12 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Savannah.  We plan to make a little live music too. Wish us luck!

 

 

May 13, 2017: Savannah Baroque presents: “Le Donne in Musica”

I am delighted to announce a performance of my group, Savannah Baroque, in “Le Donne in Musica”, a program about and by women of music, with sopranos Tina Zenker Williams and Ashley Roper, baroque violinist Ann Cafferty, baroque flute Jeana Melilli and gambist Marcy Jean Brenner. I, of course, play the harpsichord.

May 13, 2017

St. John’s in Savannah (Episcopal)
1 W. Macon St.
Savannah, GA 31401

Two performances: 12 noon and 7 p.m.

for more information and tickets see: www.savannahbaroque.org

Savannah Baroque - Le Donne in Musica poster

Savannah Baroque presents “Love and Passion”

I am delighted to announce a performance of my group, Savannah Baroque, in “Love and Passion”, a program of music about love lost, love won, the joys and sorrows of the passions: with sopranos Tina Zenker Williams and Ashley Roper, baroque violinist Ann Cafferty, baroque flute Jeana Melilli and gambist Marcy Jean Brenner. I, of course, play the harpsichord.

St. John’s in Savannah (Episcopal)
1 W. Macon St.
Savannah, GA 31401

Two performances: 12 noon and 7 p.m.

for more information and tickets see www.savannahbaroque.org

Advent with The Goliards, St. John’s in Savannah

Dec. 15, 5 pm. The Goliards provides music for Advent for the evening service at St. John’s in Savannah (Episcopal), 1 W. Macon St., Savannah, GA 31401.

For this performance I play sinfonye and organ, along with John Hillenbrand, vielle and Cuffy Sullivan, voice.

Amahl and The Night Visitors with The Garrison School for the Arts

I am delighted to be playing piano (as the orchestra) for two performances of Amahl and the Night Visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti, performing along with some marvelous guest artists including Roger Moss and Rebecca Flaherty and the ‘shepherds’ from the Garrison School for the Arts, Savannah, Georgia.

Dec. 9, 10, 7 p.m.
Asbury Methodist Church
1008 E. Henry St.
Savannah, GA

The Goliards Present The Christmas Story in Medieval Song, December 20, 2015

The Goliards present The Christmas Story in Medieval Song on December 20, 2015 at 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1802 Abercorn St., Savannah, GA (31st & Abercorn St.)

For our annual Christmas performance this year we have a host of singers and period instrumentalists, including recorder, vielles, harp, percussion and recorder, and myself on symphonie and portative organ.

Goliards Advent Service, December 17, 2015, St. John’s Episcopal Church

On December 17, members of The Goliards: John Hillenbrand, vielle, Anne Durant, harp, Ashley Roper, soprano, and myself on symphonie and chamber organ will perform medieval music appropriate for Advent for the 5 p.m. service at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 W. Macon St., Savannah, GA 31401.

Performance in An Evening of Baroque: Handel, Bach and Vivaldi with The Savannah Philharmonic, Nov. 19, 2015

I have the pleasure of reprising my soloist performance of Bach’s Brandenburg 5 with The Savannah Philharmonic at their Evening of Baroque Concert, as well as playing continuo for the entire program.

7:30 p.m. at the beautiful and historic Lucas Theatre for The Arts, 32 Abercorn St., Savannah, GA 31401

Performing with The Jackson Symphony, November 7, 2015

I have the privilege of being Guest Artist for The Jackson Symphony in Jackson, Tennessee on November 7, 2015 at an all Baroque concert. I will be playing harpsichord continuo for the entire concert as well as soloing in Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto #5, noted for its fabulous, dazzling, and demanding harpsichord part.

The Jackson Symphony, 7 p.m. First Baptist Church, 1627 N Highland Ave, Jackson, TN 38301