Io Vidi in Terra

Italian music  for the virtuoso singer: music of Ferrari, Monteverdi, Merula, Strozzi, and others. Io Vidi in Terra (I saw upon the earth)  is the name of a famous sonnet by Petrarch, set beautifully by Marco Gagliano, which we will perform. José Lemos, countertenor;...

Pepys’ Pajamas

Pegasus Early Music continues its 10th anniversary season with a concert of English music from the 17th century inspired by the diaries of Samuel Pepys. These celebrated diaries, beloved for their amusing, candid, and informative views of life in 17th century London,...

Goldbergs

Bach’s Goldberg Variations, performed by a master. Part of the Bach330 International Celebrations Jory Vinikour, harpsichord December 7, 2014, 4:00pm (pre-concert talk at 3:15pm) Downtown United Presbyterian Church 121 N. Fitzhugh Street, Rochester   Jory...

On the Road

  A string band tour of 17th century Europe, with stops in Germany, Austria, Italy, France, and England. We will include Biber’s sonata for two violas d’amore, a most special instrument! Julie Andrijeski, Boel Gidholm, violins; Paul Miller, Dan Elyar, violas and...

Monteverdi Vespers of 1610

This celebrated masterpiece of music is unparalleled for beauty, musical vision, and grandeur. A rare event for the Rochester region! Paul O’Dette, conductor and 24 of the country’s finest musicians: 9 singers, 5 brass, 3 lutes, 6 strings, organ April 19, 2015, 4:00pm...

The Virtuoso Orchestra

 Sunday, September 29, 2013 Music of Durante, Vivaldi, and others, to celebrate our own virtuoso orchestra! Concerti grossi for strings and a special treat, a Vivaldi bassoon concerto. Julie Andrijeski, Boel Gidholm, Karina Schmitz, Cynthia Black, Mary Riccardi,...