Delving Deeper - Jan. 30: The Teenage Violin: Growth Spurts in the Seventeenth Century by Sarah Darling

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Music / Singing - Performance

Date & Time: Saturday, January 30, 2021
7:30 PM-9:00 PM
Suggested Audiences: Elementary, Middle School, High School, College, Adult, Elders
Location: Online
Cost: $10 students, $25 general admission, $50 family, free to Premiere Subscribers
Sponsored by: Massachusetts Cultural Council
Description: Join violinist Sarah Darling for performance and discussion of ambitious early works that she calls The Teenage Violin: Growth Spurts of the Violin in the 17th century. Pulling it away from its roots as a dance band instrument, daring composers from Italy to Germany to England demanded virtuosity from players, transforming the violin into a flashy solo instrument. Featured composers include Monteverdi, Castello, Bertali, Leonarda, Biber, and Corelli.
More Information: Website: http://www.oldpostroad.org
E-mail: meghan@oldpostroad.org
Phone: 781-466-6694
Entered by: Meghan Donahue

Created: January 3, 2021 at 2:02 PM

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