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Repast Baroque Ensemble Announces
First 2017-18 New York City Concerts
Through May 5, 2018

Repast Baroque Ensemble has announced the first concerts of its 2017-18 New York City concert season.

Repast launches its 14th season with an appearance at St. Francis College, performing their Latin American Baroque program with guest soprano Nell Snaidas and guitarist Adam Cockerham. The annual concert series continues with thematically connected programs featuring the music of François Couperin and his circle; Dresden Fireworks; and Bohemian Rhapsody, with the addition of a new work composed/improvised by the ensemble. Guest artists feature violinist Hélène Plouffe, viol players Arnie Takemoto & Sarah Stone, oboist Geoffrey Burgess, and violist Jessica Troy. Repast will also record their own arrangement of Bach's Goldberg Variations for chamber ensemble with guest flutist Emi Ferguson. Concert dates and locations are:

Monday, September 25, 2017 @ 12 noon - Latin American Baroque

Founders Hall Auditorium, St. Francis College, 180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY - 12:00 noon.

Performers will be Nell Snaidas, soprano, Amelia Roosevelt & Theresa Salomon, violins, Adam Cockerham, guitar, Stephanie Corwin, bassoon, Katie Rietman, cello and Gabe Shuford, harpsichord.

This concert is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.repastbaroque.org/.

Friday, October 20 & Saturday, October 21, 2017 @ 8:00PM - François Couperin & Friends

Friday at McKinney Chapel at First Unitarian Church, 119 Pierrepont St., Brooklyn Heights, NY Saturday at Advent Lutheran Church, 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. in Manhattan

Performers will be Amelia Roosevelt & Hélène Plouffe, violin, Arnie Tanimoto & Sarah Stone, violas da gamba and Gabe Shuford, harpsichord.

Tickets are $30 General Admission, $20 seniors and $10 students. Friday tickets at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3073383 and Saturday at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3073467.

Friday, March 2 & Saturday, March 3, 2018 @ 8:00PM - Dresden Fireworks

Friday at McKinney Chapel at First Unitarian Church, 119 Pierrepont St., Brooklyn Heights, NY Saturday at Advent Lutheran Church, 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. in Manhattan

Performers will be Amelia Roosevelt, violin, Geoffrey Burgess, oboe, Stephanie Corwin, bassoon, Katie Rietman, cello and Gabe Shuford, harpsichord.

Tickets are $30 General Admission, $20 seniors and $10 students. For tickets and more information, visit http://www.repastbaroque.org/.

Friday, May 4 & Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ 8:00PM - Bohemian Rhapsody

Friday at McKinney Chapel at First Unitarian Church, 119 Pierrepont St., Brooklyn Heights, NY Saturday at Advent Lutheran Church, 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. in Manhattan

Performers will be Amelia Roosevelt & tba, violins, Jessica Troy, viola, Katie Rietman, cello and Gabe Shuford, harpsichord.

Tickets are $30 General Admission, $20 seniors and $10 students. For tickets and more information, visit http://www.repastbaroque.org/.

For more concert information, call 347-453-9137.

Founded in 2003 in New York City, Repast has performed as part of Miller Theatre’s Bach and the Baroque series and at the Getty Center in Los Angeles; Bargemusic; the Miami Bach Society; the Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Peak Performances, and many other venues. Baruch Performing Arts Center presented Repast in an annual three-concert series from 2004–2016. In 2015 Repast added a new concert venue in Brooklyn Heights, and in the 2016–17 season moved its Manhattan residence to Advent Lutheran Church on the Upper West Side. Repast and has been featured on WKCR and Vermont Public radio, and its CD is aired frequently on radio stations nationally. Visit them at http://www.repastbaroque.org/.

Repast’s concert season is made possible, in part, by the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.


 

 


 

 

 


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