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New Music for Old Instruments: After Bach

  • Conductor / Performers

    Alexander Weimann music director

    Pacific Baroque Orchestra

    Bramwell Tovey Conductor

    Rodney Sharman curator

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  • Repertoire

    Rodney Sharman

    Snared Harmony (World Première)

    Douglas Finch

    Chorale-Threnody

    Jocelyn Morlock

    Revenant

    Alexander Weimann/Bramwell Tovey

    Improvisations

    György Ligeti

    Passacaglia Ungherese

    JS Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 5

    Bramwell Tovey

    World Première Commission (based on Brandenburg Concerto No. 5)

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THE MUSIC:

New meets old as the Pacific Baroque Orchestra performs Bach's timeless classic Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 (perhaps his most quirky and radical work), and the world première of Maestro Bramwell Tovey's newest piece, based on that famous concerto. Tonight’s concert features some more Bach-inspired works by Jocelyn Morlock, Douglas Finch, and Rodney Sharman. The program is completed by Györgi Ligeti's neo-Baroque gem, Passacaglia Ungherese, and JS Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5.

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Performance Dates

  • Friday, Jan 19, 2018

    7:30pm Christ Church Cathedral

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