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Telemann 360°: Fire & Invention

October 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

| 29-49

Presented in association with the Folger Consort.

(Re)discover baroque Germany’s favorite composer, Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), through ear-opening performances by Philadelphia Baroque Orchestra Tempesta di Mare. Fire & Invention includes two grand, pull-out-all-the-stops concertos for orchestra, and the modern premiere of new-found Entr’actes by Telemann, all written for the finest band of his day, the Dresden Hofkapelle (now the Dresden Staatskapelle). Tempesta will perform with a thirty-one piece orchestra, including horns, a double set of winds, expanded strings, continuo and timpani, that approaches the size of the Dresden orchestra—huge in baroque terms!

Throughout its fifteen-year history, Tempesta di Mare has championed rediscoveries alongside established repertoire. With performances of over 30 modern “world premieres” of lost or forgotten baroque masterpieces, the Inquirer describe it as “an old-music group that acts like a new-music group, by pushing the cutting edge back rather than forward.” In Fire & Invention the unconducted ensemble will showcase Telemann’s unparalleled variety of character, nuance, melody and joie-de-vivre.

Program
Concerto-Suite in F, TWV 54:F1
Entr’actes for Orchestra – modern premiere
Concerto-Suite in F, TWV, 51:F4

Telemann 360° is a celebration of the life and works of baroque Germany’s favorite composer, Georg Philipp Telemann, which includes concerts and special events around Philadelphia. To learn more about all of the Telemann 360° events, please visit tempestadimare.org.

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
29-49
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.folger.edu/events/telemann-360-fire-invention-telemanns-showpieces-for-the-dresden-orchestra

Organizer

Tempesta di Mare
Phone:
215-755-8776
Email:
Website:
www.tempestadimare.org

Venue

Lutheran Church of the Reformation
212 E. Capitol Street NE, Washington, DC 20003 United States
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