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2013 – 2014 Concert Schedule

Thursday, November 7, 2013, 7:30 pm: All Saints Episcopal Church, Palo Alto, CA - Baroque Splendor--Virtuosic Music from 17th- and 18th-century Europe; works by Bach, Rameau, Telemann, Sammartini, Turini, and others.Tickets $25 general, $20 senior and SFEMS members, $10 student.

Friday, November 8, 2013, 8:00 pm: Trinity Chapel, Dana and Durant Sts., Berkeley, CA - Baroque Splendor (repeat of Nov. 7 program)

Saturday, November 9, 2013, 7:30 pm: Ukiah Community Concert Association, Ukiah, CA - Baroque Splendor (repeat of Nov. 7 program) ukiahconcerts.org

Sunday, November 10, 2013, 4:00 pm Gualala Arts Chamber Music Series, Gualala, CA - Baroque Splendor (repeat of Nov. 7 program)

Dec. 29 Judith Linsenberg performs Vivaldi chamber concertos with "Byron Schenkman and Friends", Seattle

Jan. 8, 2014 7:30 pm at Trinity Chapel, Dana and Durant Sts, Berkeley, CA. Featuring Aaron Sheehan, tenor: Sweet Accents: In Praise of Harmony" - virtuoso cantatas and instrumental chamber music by Handel, Rameau, Telemann, Lambert et. al. Tickets: General $25 advance/$30 door; Seniors/SFEMS $20 advance/$25 door; Students $10


Jan. 10 San Diego Early Music with Aaron Sheehan, tenor. "Sweet Accents: In Praise of Harmony" - virtuoso cantatas and instrumental chamber music by Handel, Rameau, Telemann, Lambert et. al.

Jan. 12 Fullerton Friends of Music w/Aaron Sheehan - repeat of "Sweet Accents: In Praise of Harmony" with Aaron Sheehan, tenor

Feb 27-28 Barefoot Chamber Concerts, Petaluma and Berkeley: A Family Affair: Concertos and sonatas by J. S. Bach and Sons, and their "godfather," G. Ph. Telemann

March 1, 7 pm at Paulin Hall, Pacific Union College, Angwin, CA. A Family Affair: Concertos and sonatas by J. S. Bach and Sons, and their "godfather," G. Ph. Telemann

March 2, Carmel Music Society: A Family Affair: Concertos and sonatas by J. S. Bach and Sons, and their "godfather," G. Ph. Telemann

April 26, Baldwin-Wallace Bach Festival, Berea OH; "Crossing the Channel: Music and Dance in London and Paris during the time of J. S. Bach," in collaboration with the NY Baroque Dance Company, Catherine Turocy, Dir.

June 20 Indianapolis Early Music Festival - "Dancing in the Isles"

 

 

Past Events

May 19, 2013: 3 pm Chamber Music SF Judith Linsenberg performs solo and chamber concertos with Archetti Baroque Strings

April 27, 2013: Early Music Hawaii; 7:30 pm Honolulu, HI

April 25, 2013: Hawaii Concert Society; 7:30 pm Hilo, HI

March 10, 2013: Chamber Music Sedona; 2:30 pm Sedona, AZ

Jan. 10, 2013, 1:30 pm Oakmont, Santa Rosa; Oakmont Concert Series, Berger Hall, 6633 Oakmont Drive, Santa Rosa, CA $15 oakmontconcertseries.org; 707-539-3379

Nov. 30, Dec. 1-2, 2012: San Francsico Early Music Society Concert Series, Noël, Noël!—Christmas Music from 18th-century Italy, France and Germany, with guest artists, Claire Rottsolk, soprano and Washington McClain, oboe.
Nov. 30, 8 pm, Palo Alto First Lutheran Church, 600 Homer at Webster
Dec. 1, 7:30 pm Berkeley, First Congregational Church, Dana at Durant
Dec. 2, 7:30 pm San Francisco, St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 1111 O'Farrell at Gough

November 11, 2012 2:30 pm: Friends of Chamber Music, Stockton, CA; Fay Spanos Concert Hall, University of the Pacific.

June 6, 2012, 8 pm: Berkeley Early Music Festival Main-Stage Concert: "300 Years On: A Dance Collection from the Reign of Louis XIV." Instrumentalists of Musica Pacifica and dancers in full Baroque costume, led by Baroque dance specialist Linda Tomko, join forces to bring to the stage choreographies and their music from the 1712/13 Recueil de Dance, a dazzling collection of dances from the last decades of Louis XIV's reign. Celebrating the 300th anniversary of the Recueil, the program showcases music of Marais, Campra, Lully, and Destouches, as well as one of Telemann's delightful "Paris" Quartets. First Congregational Church, Dana and Durant Sts. Berkeley

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April 1, 2012, 5:00 pm: Judith Linsenberg, A Benefit for MusicSources, Virtuosic concertos including Telemann Concerto in E minor for flute, recorder and strings, Northbrae Community Church, Haver Hall, 941 The Alameda, Berkeley, $75 Priority Seating, $50 General.

 

March 25, 2012, 2-4:30 pm: Musica Pacifica FUNdraiser. A combination Concert/Party/Comedy Show/FUNdraiser for Musica Pacifica's upcoming recording project: Baroque Cantatas and Sonatas with soprano Dominique Labelle. Comedic skits by members of Musica Pacifica and MC "Draconia Crocodilia" (aka Dr. Lisa Capaldini); Raffle for prizes; Auction for private house concert by Musica Pacifica, and private lessons with each member. Refreshments and bubbly drinks provided!
Can't attend, but want to donate? We would warmly welcome your donations!
St. Alban's Parish Hall 1501 Washington St. (corner of Curtis) Albany, CA 94706. Tickets $15 in advance; $25/at the door; Students $10; Kids under 12 Free.

Feb. 19, 2012, 4 pm: Noe Valley Chamber Music, Most Holy Innocents Episcopal Church, 455 Fair Oaks Street (between 25th and 26th Streets), San Francisco, CA, Dancing in the Isles - the Sequel: a new program of Baroque and Traditional Music from England, Scotland, and Ireland in Musica Pacifica's own arrangements.

Feb 18, 2012 8:00 PM: First Lutheran Church, 600 Homer Ave., Palo Alto, CA. Dancing in the Isles - the Sequel: a new program of Baroque and Traditional Music from England, Scotland, and Ireland in Musica Pacifica's own arrangements.

Feb. 18, 2012, 3 pm: appearance on KALW Radio 91.7 FM, "Folk Music and Beyond". Dancing in the Isles II--"Traditional music from England, Ireland, and Scotland".

Feb. 16, 2012, 7:30 pm: Ashkenaz, 1317 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley www.ashkenaz.com - Dancing in the Isles II.

Jan. 15, 2012, 7:30 pm: Davis Community Church, 412 C St, Davis, CA‎. La Bizzarria - Music of 17th-century Italy. Works by Turini, Frescobaldi, Falconieri, Castello, Vitali, and others.

Jan. 15, 2012, 3 pm: Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA , program of 17th- and 18th-century music from Florence, to accompany the exhibit "Florence and the Baroque - Paintings from the Haukohl Family Collection.

Jan. 14, 2012, 8 pm: Trinity Chapel, 2320 Dana St. (at Durant), Berkeley. Same program as below.

Jan. 13, 2012: Petaluma HIstorical Museum, 20 4th St. Petaluma, CA. La Bizzarria - Music of 17th-century Italy. Works by Turini, Frescobaldi, Falconieri, Castello, Vitali, and others.

Dec. 30, 2011, 8 pm: Judith Linsenberg performs with Seattle Baroque Orchestra, Seattle, WA

Dec 9 , 2011, 6 pm: Berkeley, Barefoot Chamber Concerts - Judith Linsenberg solo recital with Katherine Heater, harpsichord

Sept. 16, 2011, 8 pm: Judith Linsenberg performs a solo recital, "Baroque and Beyond" at the Montreal Recorder Festival. Music from the 16th through 20th centuries--Works by Bach, Uccellini, Anon., Pete Rose, Masque dances, and Traditional English tunes.

Sept. 11, 2011, 12 pm: Legion of Honor, San Francisco Program: "Music in the Time of Vermeer" to accompany the exhibit "Dutch and Flemish Masterworks from the Otterloo Collection."  Free after museum admission.

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