FRIDAY AUG 2
The Amphion Baroque Ensemble
A special treat awaits us for this evening's concert. Jess Lepkoff, directs this talented group of musicians with music celebrating a brief history through the Baroque area.
The Baroque Period of Music is from the years 1600 and 1750 and includes favorite composers such as Vivaldi, Bach and Handel. This concert will truly be a delight to the ears.
A time when the "world was free of the hustle bustle of cars, computers, airplanes, and mobile phones. [One] "can hear the majesty of the natural world in this music."
Jesse Lepkoff: traverso and recorder, director
Paul Shipper: bass vocals, recorder and baroque guitar
Reinmar Seidler: cello
Frances Conover Fitch: harpsichord
Deborah Rentz-Moore: mezzo -soprano
The Amphion Ensemble is made up of musicians who specialize in music of the baroque. Using historically informed technique and instruments of the period Amphion inspires to capture the true spirit and sounds of the 18th century, music of passion and style.