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June 2019

Judith Linsenberg at Baroque Music Festival, Corona Del Mar

June 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm UTC+0
St. Mark Presbyterian Church, 2200 San Joaquin Hills Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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$40

Back to Bach Concertos Elizabeth Blumenstock leads the Festival Orchestra and soloists in Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050, and the Orchestral (“Flute”) Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067. Concertos by Leclair (violin), Fasch (recorder) and Telemann complete the program. This, the festival's opening concert, will spotlight instrumental soloists including Baroque flutist Stephen Schultz, recorder player Judith Linsenberg and harpsichordist Ian Pritchard. Preceded by brass music al fresco on the patio at 3:15 p.m.;…

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October 2019

Hijinks of the High Baroque: Composers Behaving Badly

October 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC+0
Chrysler Museum of Art Kaufman Theater, One Memorial Place
Norfolk, VA 23510 United States
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$30

Diving into the ultra-fashionable High Baroque scene of mid-18th-century Europe, Musica Pacifica explores two intriguing contretemps, one between harpsichordist/composers Rameau and Royer in Paris, and one between violinists Veracini and Pisendel in Dresden. Adopting the quirky and appealing music of these four as the core of our program, we've balanced it with music by the ultra-polite Quantz and Telemann, including two of the latter's celebrated and delightful Paris Quartets. Come to the concert to hear stories of bad behavior and…

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Hijinks of the High Baroque: Composers Behaving Badly

October 15, 2019
$20

Diving into the ultra-fashionable High Baroque scene of mid-18th-century Europe, Musica Pacifica explores two intriguing contretemps, one between harpsichordist/composers Rameau and Royer in Paris, and one between violinists Veracini and Pisendel in Dresden. Adopting the quirky and appealing music of these four as the core of our program, we've balanced it with music by the ultra-polite Quantz and Telemann, including two of the latter's celebrated and delightful Paris Quartets. Come to the concert to hear stories of bad behavior and…

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February 2020

Airs of Caledonia at Rossmoor

February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-8
Rossmoor, 1021 Stanley Dollar Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94595 United States
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David Greenberg, baroque violinist and Cape Breton-style fiddler extraordinaire, joins Musica Pacifica for a program of exciting 18th-century Scottish traditional and baroque music. In this high-energy, foot-tapping program, Cape Breton’s driving strathspeys and reels, soulful airs and merry jigs are heard alongside more studied compositions of Purcell, Barsanti, and Matteis and The Division Violin. The music of ancient Scottish composers James Oswald, “Red Rob” Mackintosh, and Niel Gow will delightfully blur distinctions between classical and folk music. Greenberg has been…

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Airs of Caledonia in Palo Alto

February 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm UTC-8
First Presbyterian Church, 1140 Cowper Street at Lincoln
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States
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David Greenberg, baroque violinist and Cape Breton-style fiddler extraordinaire, joins Musica Pacifica for a program of exciting 18th-century Scottish traditional and baroque music. In this high-energy, foot-tapping program, Cape Breton’s driving strathspeys and reels, soulful airs and merry jigs are heard alongside more studied compositions of Purcell, Barsanti, and Matteis and The Division Violin. The music of ancient Scottish composers James Oswald, “Red Rob” Mackintosh, and Niel Gow will delightfully blur distinctions between classical and folk music. Greenberg has been…

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Airs of Caledonia in Berkeley

February 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm UTC-8
St. John’s Presbyterian Church, 2727 College Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705 United States
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David Greenberg, baroque violinist and Cape Breton-style fiddler extraordinaire, joins Musica Pacifica for a program of exciting 18th-century Scottish traditional and baroque music. In this high-energy, foot-tapping program, Cape Breton’s driving strathspeys and reels, soulful airs and merry jigs are heard alongside more studied compositions of Purcell, Barsanti, and Matteis and The Division Violin. The music of ancient Scottish composers James Oswald, “Red Rob” Mackintosh, and Niel Gow will delightfully blur distinctions between classical and folk music. Greenberg has been…

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Airs of Caledonia in San Francisco

February 16 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC-8
St Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1111 O'Farrell St
San Francisco, CA 94109 United States
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David Greenberg, baroque violinist and Cape Breton-style fiddler extraordinaire, joins Musica Pacifica for a program of exciting 18th-century Scottish traditional and baroque music. In this high-energy, foot-tapping program, Cape Breton’s driving strathspeys and reels, soulful airs and merry jigs are heard alongside more studied compositions of Purcell, Barsanti, and Matteis and The Division Violin. The music of ancient Scottish composers James Oswald, “Red Rob” Mackintosh, and Niel Gow will delightfully blur distinctions between classical and folk music. Greenberg has been…

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April 2020

Dancing in the Isles, The Sequel – Cancelled

April 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-8
Hillside Swedenborgian Church, 1422 Navellier Street
El Cerrito, CA 94530 United States
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This event, and all Musica Pacifica performances in the month of April, has been cancelled in cooperation with the state-wide order to shelter in place in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please check back with us in the coming weeks for new dates.   Come see what's in store for the sequel to our biggest album ever! Your toes will be tapping along to Matteis, Locke, McGibbon, English Country Dance tunes, and Scottish and Irish folk tunes. Barefoot Chamber Concerts.…

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Dancing in the Isles, The Sequel (House Concert in Foster City) – Cancelled

April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-8
House Concert CA United States

This event, and all Musica Pacifica performances in the month of April, has been cancelled in cooperation with the state-wide order to shelter in place in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please check back with us in the coming weeks for new dates.   Come see what's in store for the sequel to our biggest album ever! Your toes will be tapping along to Matteis, Locke, McGibbon, English Country Dance tunes, and Scottish and Irish folk tunes. House concert at…

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Dancing in the Isles, The Sequel (House Concert in Marin) – Cancelled

April 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm UTC-8
House Concert CA United States + Google Map

This event, and all Musica Pacifica performances in the month of April, has been cancelled in cooperation with the state-wide order to shelter in place in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please check back with us in the coming weeks for new dates.   Come see what's in store for the sequel to our biggest album ever! Your toes will be tapping along to Matteis, Locke, McGibbon, English Country Dance tunes, and Scottish and Irish folk tunes. Public concert at…

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