REDCAT and CalArts present Bach's Circle
Los Angeles, CA, April 23, 2009--REDCAT and California Institute of the Arts present an evening of exquisite chamber music from the oeuvres of Vivaldi, Handel, and Bach performed by Bach's Circle, Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at 8:30pm.
The virtuoso Baroque ensemble Bach's Circle celebrates 250 years of Georg Frideric Handel's legacy with a concert of resplendent chamber music. The program features Handel's powerful Concerto a Quattro and one of his charming sonatas for flute; three enchanting chamber works by Johann Sebastian Bach; and a concerto by Antonio Vivaldi--who was an inspiration to both Bach and Handel. Bach's Circle comprises Allan Vogel (oboe), Janice Tipton (flute), Elizabeth Baker (violin), Julie Feves (bassoon), Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick (cello) and Patricia Mabee (harpsichord).
Funded in part with generous support from Abby Sher.
Tickets are $20, with student discounts available. Seating is general admission. Tickets and information at the REDCAT box office, 213.237.2800 or www.redcat.org.
REDCAT, the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater, is located at the corner of W. 2nd and S. Hope Streets, inside the Walt Disney Concert Hall complex (631 West 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012).
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