One of the most recognizable elements of baroque style is the accompaniment of solos with a figured bass. Singers, violinists, recorder players and more relied on the basso continuo section, consisting of a bowed bass instrument and at least one improvising chordal instrument (harpsichord or lute or guitar, whatever was handy) to support them and make them sound beautiful. With “Back to Bassics” we dispense with all those troublesome treble instruments, and bring you the low-down on music featuring only your friendly neighbourhood basso continuo section.
Come enjoy music by Telemann, Marais, Schenck, Buxtehude and Bylina. [POSTER]
Marilyn Fung viol and violone
Laura Jones viol
Borys Medicky harpsichord
Sunday June 12 @3:00pm
First United Church
16 William St W, Waterloo, ON
TICKET PURCHASE OPTIONS
In-Person OR Streamed tickets: $25
In-Person Student/Child: FREE
** Ticket purchases available till 9:00PM Tuesday June 14th only
** Concert is viewable only till Tuesday 12 midnight.
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*Streamed event will be available on concert day and June 13-14. Due to contractual agreement, the streamed event will not be available on any other future dates.
**Streamed event ticket may be purchased till 9:00PM June 14th.
COVID restrictions may apply for in-person attendance at the time of performance date. UPDATE: Wearing of masks is required by venue operator.
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