Fri Jul 23 19:00
Arion Baroque Orchestra: Once upon a time in Versailles
A true and singular time travel experience, “Once upon a time in Versailles” features music of the Royal French court, played on period instruments by Montreal’s Arion Baroque Orchestra, a cornerstone in the world of early music since 1981.
- Arion Baroque Orchestrabaroque orchestra
Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687) | Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (Suite)
Ouverture – Deuxième air (Gavotte) – Marche pour la cérémonie des Turcs – Entrée des Scaramouches, Trivelins et Arlequin – Chaconne des Scaramouches, Trivelins et Arlequin
Henri Desmarets (1661-1741) | Vénus et Adonis (excerpts)
Ouverture – Air (lentement) – Gavottes – Air doux – Menuets – Air (Sarabande) – Ritournelle – Premier Air – Passacaille
Michel Corrette (1707-1795) | Concerto comique No. 25 in G minor
Allegro – Andante – Allegro
Jean-Marie Leclair (1697-1764) | 2e Récréation en musique
Ouverture – Forlane – Sarabande – Menuet – Badinage – Chaconne – Tambourin
Arion Baroque Orchestra will be presented by livestream and is part of your Festival Livestream Pass. Single tickets for livestream and limited in-person opportunities (as allowed by local COVID-19 regulations) will be available in July.
The Bytek Signature Series is generously sponsored by Bytek Automobiles.
Fourteen-day Chamberfest 2021 passholders can exclusively enjoy musical experiences – from full-length concerts to bite-sized adventures – featuring Chamberfriends in Berlin, Paris, New York City, and North Macedonia. Including Hinrich Alpers, Quatuor Danel, Rob Kapilow, Lara St. John, and Simon Trpčeski.
The Live From… series is digital-only content, part of your Festival Livestream Pass and available in the Livestream Library until August 6. Single ticket access to Hinrich Alpers Live from Hanover and Quatuor Danel Live from Antwerp will be available in July, with the generous support of the Embassy of Germany and the Embassy of France. All digital content from Simon Trpčeski, Rob Kapilow, and Lara St. John is exclusive for Festival Livestream Passholders.