Friday, May 02, 2014

Cal Bach & New Esterhazy Quartet

The New Esterhazy Quartet and the California Bach Society are performing this weekend, together and, for New Esterhazy, separately; a long weekend for the quartet! Here are the details, alas, later than I'd planned to post them.

Cal Bach and the New Esterhazy Quartet in 
Mozart and Haydn Rediscovered

Misericordias Domini, K. 222             Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart    (1756-1791)
Eripe me, Domine, MH 481                            Johann Michael Haydn           (1737-1806)
Christus factus est, MH 38                                                                             
Salve Regina, Hob. XXIIIb:2                           Franz Joseph Haydn               (1732-1809)
Ave, Regina coelorum, MH 140                      Johann Michael Haydn
String Quartet in Bb Major, Op. 2 No. 6         Franz Joseph Haydn
Missa Brevis in F, K. 192                               Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Part songs, Hob. XXVc                                   Franz Joseph Haydn
Die Harmonie in der Ehe
Der Greis 
Abendlied zu Gott
Der Augenblick
Die Beredsamkeit

Friday, May 2, 2014, 8pm, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
1111 O’Farrell Street at Franklin, San Francisco
Friday only, complimentary for ticket holders:
Pre-concert talk at 7:25 pm, beer & wine tasting pre-concert and during intermission. Doors open at 7:15 for this. See page 2.
Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8pm, at All Saints’ Episcopal Church
555 Waverley Street at Hamilton, Palo Alto
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 4pm, at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
2300 Bancroft Way at Ellsworth, Berkeley
Doors open at 7.15 on Friday; at 7.30 on Saturday; at 3.30 on Sunday.
Tickets: $30 (discounts for advance purchase, seniors, students, and under 30)
(If this program looks at all familiar to you, well, check this out.)

New Esterhazy Quartet: Vienna in the 17th  and 18th Centuries
Works by Haydn, Bertali, Schmelzer, Fux, Ordoñez, Gassmann, and Albrechtsberger.
Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 4 pm, St. Mark’s Lutheran Church,
1111 O'Farrell Street (at Franklin), San Francisco, 94109
Sunday, May 4, 2014, at 7.30 pm, All Saints’ Episcopal Church,
555 Waverley Street (at Hamilton), Palo Alto, 94301
please note: this is an evening concert!
Tickets are $25 (discounts for seniors and students)
Divertimento in B-Flat Major Op. 2 No. 6      Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Ouverture in g minor K. 355                          Johann Joseph Fux (1660-1741)
Sonata à 4 'Fechtschule'                                 Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (ca. 1620-1680)
Sonata in d à 4                                               Antonio Bertali (1605-1669)
Arie con la Mattacina                                       Schmelzer
String Quartet in e minor No. 3                       Florien Gassmann (1729-1774)
String Quartet in B-b Major Op. 1 No. 5        Karl von Ordóñez (1734-1786)
String Quartet in E-Flat Major Op. 9 No. 2    Joseph Haydn


Henry Holland said...

An FYI, Santa Fe announced their 2015 season:


Nice to see Jennifer Higdon has completed Cold Mountain, it would be possible to do Salome on Friday, with the Higdon premiere the next day.

Lisa Hirsch said...

I know - long delay in publishing your comment because it's on an unrelated posting.....