Event Archive - PACIFIC BAROQUE FESTIVAL 2014. J.S. Bach: “For Music-Lovers, to Refresh Their Spirits”: Pacific Baroque Orchestra, ,
Fri. March 7th 2014 8pm - 9:45pm doors at 8pm @ Alix Goolden Performance Hall (All Ages) 8pm - 9:45pm doors at 8pm
$30 (Adults) $25 (Seniors/Students)
Presented by: Victoria Conservatory Of Music
“Bach Has Fun”: Bach composed some of the most profound vocal music of all time, including humorous music such as the two popular cantatas performed by the renowned Canadian soprano Shannon Mercer and Victoria-raised baritone Tyler Duncan. Also on this program will be Bach’s engaging, complex mathematical play with musical forms in the 6-part ricercar from ‘The Musical Offering’.
Pacific Baroque Orchestra
One of North America's most exciting and innovative period-instrument ensembles, Vancouver's Pacific Baroque Orchestra has consistently held to its mandate of presenting music of the past in lively and imaginative performances. True to its name, the orchestra plays the music of the baroque period (17th and 18th centuries) on period instruments (or ... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]