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Plan to join us for the final concert of this season:

In the seventh and final Salish Sea Early Music Festival performance at Knox United Church 2019, harpsichordist Jonathan Oddie,  violinist Stephen Creswell, baroque cellist Caroline Nicolas and one-key baroque flutist Jeffrey Cohan perform quartets stretching through the 18th century by Telemann, C.P.E. Bach, Joseph Haydn and others in 18th-Century Quartets on Wednesday, June 19 at 7:30 PM at Knox United Church at 5600 Balaclava Street, in Kerrisdale, Vancouver.

The program will range from one of the most well known quartets for these instruments by Georg Philipp Telemann from early in the century to a quartet for obbligato keyboard with flute, viola, cello by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714 – 1788), a quartet by Joseph Haydn and other rarely heard quartets by little-known late 18th-century composers Tommaso Giordani (c. 1730-1806), J. Schmittbauer (1718 – 1809) and Johann Gottlieb Naumann (1741 – 1801).

 

Please see www.salishseafestival.org/vancouver or call the church at (604) 261-3747 for additional information.

 

All concerts start at 7:30 pm

Admission is by Suggested Donation of $15, $20 or $25 - everyone welcome

In 2019 the Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents 7 performances in Vancouver and 84 performances all around the Salish Sea of early chamber music performed on period instruments. The festival has presented countless first performances in modern times of period instrument renditions of early works, and is proud to be an affiliate organization of Early Music America, which develops, strengthens, and celebrates early music and historically informed performance in North America. Flutist Jeffrey Cohan is the festival’s artistic director.