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Bénédicte Lauzière, Curator/Leader/Violin

Karen WilkinsonBaroque & Beyond
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STRAVINSKY & BEETHOVEN

WED APRIL 5 | WAT | 8 PM

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FRI APRIL 7 | GUE | 8 PM

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SAT APRIL 8 | CAM | 8 PM*

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Please Note: The bridge at Blair on Fountain St (between Shantz Hill and the first roundabout) is closed for repairs for 2 years. Alternate routes will need to be taken, please plan accordingly.

Bénédicte Lauzière, Curator / Leader / Violin
Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser, Conductor

J.S. Bach: Chorale Nos. 253, 254, 255 & 256
Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
Vivaldi: La Follia
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 15, 3rd movement, Heiliger Dankgesang

Beautiful hymns open and close this striking concert, beginning with a collection of Bach chorale arrangements that explore orchestral colour, and ending with Beethoven’s profoundly healing Heiliger Dankgesang from his String Quartet in A minor Op. 132. Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser and Bénédicte Lauzière lead the KWS through Stravinksy’s playful suite based on the commedia dell’arte, and Vivaldi’s virtuosic and dramatic La Follia.