The Sebastians present “Romance and Wrath”

Romance and Wrath

November 21, 2015, 7:30pm

All Angels’ Church, 251 West 80th Street (map)

Audience favorite Awet Andemicael (“enchanting” —Brandenburger Stadtkurier; “exquisite” —Milwaukee Journal Sentinel; “completely winning” —Boston Phoenix) rejoins the Sebastians for a new program of fiery, passionate vocal and instrumental music by Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, and more.

Tickets available at the door.
$40 General, $35 Seniors (65+), $15 Students (with valid ID)

Program

George Frideric Handel (1685–1759)
Trio Sonata in G minor, op. 2, no. 5, HWV 390a
for two violins and continuo

Henry Purcell (?1659–1695)
Symphony, from Laudate Ceciliam

Heart

Henry Purcell
If music be the food of love, Z. 379C

Arcangelo Corelli (1653–1713)
Trio Sonata in C major, op. 3, no. 8 (Rome, 1689)

Henry Purcell
Thy hand Belinda / When I am laid
from Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626

George Frederic Handel
Passacaille, from Trio Sonata in G minor, op. 5, no. 4, HWV 399
for two violins, viola, and continuo

intermission

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Sonata in E minor for violin and basso continuo, BWV 1023

William Byrd (c. 1540–1623)
Jhon come kisse me now, from the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book

Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741)
In furore giustissimae irae, RV 626, for soprano, strings, and continuo

Program may be subject to change.


the Sebastians in concert

The Sebastians

Awet Andemicael, soprano
Daniel S. Lee and Nicholas DiEugenio, violins
Kyle Miller, viola
Ezra Seltzer, cello
Charles Weaver, theorbo
Jeffrey Grossman, harpsichord & organ


Note: All Angels’ Church unfortunately does not have an elevator and is therefore only accessible by stairs. Please contact us for more details or for a list of handicapped-accessible events.

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