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Past Shows

Fri. November 2nd 2018
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
Bach in Recital Victoria Baroque
Fri. September 14th 2018
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
Victoria Baroque: Bach and Beyond Victoria Baroque
Wed. March 28th 2018
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
Music for Passiontide Victoria Baroque, St. John's Passion Singers
Fri. January 12th 2018
St. John The Divine (All Ages)
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Victoria Baroque

Victoria Baroque

Available for Shows/Gigs - Confirmed: Oct. 3, 2018

Baroque from Victoria BC

Contact Details


victoria-baroque@shaw.ca
(250) 590-9770

Now in its Eighth 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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EMV 2013 - Victoria Baroque Players in rehearsal 2
In this Video Artist(s) Victoria Baroque
Posted: Oct. 3, 2018
Filmed: Jan. 10, 2013

Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Christi Meyersviolin2011-present
Paul Luchkowviolin / viola2011-present
Mieka Michauxviolin / viola2011-present
Martin Bonhamcello / viola da gamba2011-present
Soile Stratkauskasflute2011-present
Katrina Russellbassoon2011-present
David Stratkauskaschamber organ / director of the St John’s Chamber Singers2011-present

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Status: Available for Shows/Gigs
- Last confirmed Oct. 3, 2018