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Wed. March 28th 2018
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
Music for Passiontide Victoria Baroque, St. John's Passion Singers
Sun. November 12th 2017
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
Victoria Baroque: Death and Transcendence Victoria Baroque with St John's Chamber Singers
Tue. April 11th 2017
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
Bach's St John Passion Victoria Baroque Players
Sat. February 25th 2017
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
Marvels and Genius Victoria Baroque Players
Sat. September 10th 2016
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
If Love's a Sweet Passion Victoria Baroque Players
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Victoria Baroque

Victoria Baroque

Confirmed: Feb. 23, 2018
c/o 1611 Quadra Street Victoria BC
V8W 2L5

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Soile Stratkauskas
victoria-baroque@shaw.ca
2505909770
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Now in their Seventh Season, the Victoria Baroque present high-quality, high-energy, and engaging performances of music from the baroque and classical periods. Playing on the instruments of the 18th century, the historically-informed ensemble brings audiences closer to the sound world of the period, embracing the dance-driven rhythmic vitality, as well as the lyrical and conversational aspect of the baroque music. The core members are Vancouver Island residents and early music specialists with extensive performance experience in Canada and abroad.
The home of the Victoria Baroque's Series is the beautiful church of St John the Divine in downtown Victoria. Victoria Baroque has also performed as guest artists for the series of the Early Music Vancouver, Early Music Society of the Islands, Cowichan Symphony Society, Artspring, and Denman Island Concerts. VB's collaborations with the local choir St John’s Chamber Singers have brought about highly memorable performances, including a significant and acclaimed presentation of Bach’s legendary St John Passion.
Victoria Baroque's début CD Virtuosi of the Baroque, on Marquis Classics, was released in November 2014, and was nominated for a Western Canadian Music Award.



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Listing last confirmed: Feb. 23, 2018

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Victoria Baroque in rehearsal 2013
In this Video Resource(s): Victoria Baroque
Posted: Aug. 16, 2017