Monday, February 28

American Bach Soloists
Jeffrey Thomas, director

“Now Does the Glorious Day Appear.”

Music for the royal women of Britannia, including Purcell’s Come ye Sons of Art and Handel’s Eternal Source of Divine Light.
With soloists Elizabeth Weigle, soprano; Ian Howell and Clifton Massey, countertenors; Aaron Sheehan, tenor; Jesse Blumberg, baritone; and the American Bach Choir.

8PM  (Pre-concert lecturer with UC Berkeley’s Kate van Orden begins one hour prior to each performance)
Davis Community Church
412 C Street
Davis
$18-$50
Free* tickets for Bloggers
$5 remaining seats to students with ID 45min before concert
415.621.7900, www.americanbach.org
*Free offers require a call to ABS office (415.621.7900) ahead of the concert date.

Tuesday, March 1

Sacramento Recorder Society

Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Judy Linsenberg. Newcomers welcome. Bring recorders, stand, and other early instruments.

Music provided. Refreshments.

6:45–9:15PM
Friends Meeting House
890 57th St., between H and J
Sacramento.
marschif@gmail.com

Friday, March 4

Cal Performances

Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin
performs G.P. Telemann, Overture in C and Concerto in e; J.S. Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 and Violin Concerto in E: and G.F. Handel, Concerto Grosso.

8PM (7PM, Pre-performance talk by Victor Gavenda, UC Berkeley Dept. of Music)
First Congregational Church
Dana and Durant Sts.
Berkeley.
$52
510-642-9988, www.calperformances.org

California Bach Society
Paul Flight Artistic Director

Dietrich Buxtehude, Membra Jesu Nostri.
A series of seven short cantatas for Holy Week, its mystical and contemplative texts attributed to medieval poet Arnulf de Louvain.

8PM St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
1111 O’Farrell St.
San Francisco.
$30/$22/$18/$10
415-262-0272, www.calbach.org

East Bay Chapter, ARS

Monthly Playing Session
Cindy Beitmen,
guest conductor

New members and guests welcome.

7:30–10PM Zion Lutheran Church
5201 Park Blvd.
Oakland.
www.eastbayrecorders.org
510-483-8675 or 415-472-6367

 

Saturday, March 5

California Bach Society repeats program of March 4.

8PM
All Saints Episcopal Church
555 Waverly St.
Palo Alto.

Sunday, March 6

California Bach Society repeats program of March 4.

4PM
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
2300 Bancroft Way
Berkeley