L'incontro antico

L'incontro antico

La Viole Françoise
French Baroque Music for Two Viols and Continuo

Sunday, March 14, 2010 - 3:00 pm
St. Philip's In The Hills Episcopal Church
4440 N. Campbell Ave. (at River Road)

Program

Boismortier – Troisième Sonata à deux violes, Op. 10
L. Couperin – Suite in F major from Pièces de clavecin
Marais – Premier Suite from Quatrième livre
Sainte-Colombe – Concert le Varié à deux violes esgales: Le Pleureux
Visée – Suite in E minor
Marais – Premier Partite from Quatrième livre

AEMS favorites Tulio Rondón (viola da gamba) and Dieter Hennings (theorbo) make a triumphant return to Tucson in this new ensemble, founded in the Netherlands, with gambist Julie Elhard and harpsichordist Paul Boehnke. Their program presents music from the French Baroque composed for two viols and continuo, with works by Jean de Sainte-Colombe, Marin Marais, Robert de Visée, and Joseph Bodin de Boismortier.