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Thursday, December 30, 2021


Baroque Basses: Beauty & Virtuosity

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Rachell Ellen Wong

Concert pieces by Vivaldi, Handel, and Telemann; and dance music from the court of Louis XIV, featuring the baroque cello, viol, theorbo, and harpsichord.

… steady, stylish and imaginative support from Caroline Nicolas on baroque cello…

— Review Vancouver


Caroline Nicolas

Cello & Viol

Kevin Payne


Byron Schenkman



Antonio Vivaldi:

Sonata in B-flat Major, RV 46, for cello and continuo

George Frideric Handel:

Air in D minor, HWV 461

Georg Philipp Telemann:

Trio in G for harpsichord, viol, and continuo

Élisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre:

Chaconne in A Minor for harpsichord

Marin Marais:

Grand Ballet for viol and continuo

Marin Marais:

Les Voix Humaines for viol and continuo

Étienne le Moine:

Prelude in G for theorbo

Robert de Visée:

Chaconne in G for harpsichord and theorbo




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