Saturday, April 28, 20127:30 pm
- In person
Sunday, April 29, 2012
- School venue
Works by Bingen, Bonn, Caccini, Jacquet de La Guerre, Leonarda and Sokolović.
Turning the spotlight towards female composers of yesterday and today! Les Plaisirs du Clavecin offers an entiere a programme of works by women composers from the Baroque to the present, performed by an ensemble of female musicians on period instruments. In this overview of this surprisingly rich repertoire, pride of place is reserved for Sokolović’s divertimento and its modern take on an old musical genre.
Manuela Milani, baroque violin
Christianne Laflamme, baroque flute
Johanne Gautier, viola da gamba
Johanne Couture, harpsichord
- Il divertimento barocco (1999), 13:00violin, harpsichord and string ensemble
Production Les Plaisirs du clavecin
Les Plaisirs du Clavecin brings Baroque music to young and mature audiences, and is particularly interested in familiarizing the Gatineau public with harpsichord music.