Amahl and the Night Visitors Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 2:00pm and 7:30pm Sunday, December 16, 2007 at 2:00pm and 7:30pmContinue reading
Ars Lyrica Houston, at the Museum of Fine Arts You are cordially invited to Ars Lyrica’s free performances at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston this coming Sunday. Matthew Dirst and Zachary Carrettin will be playing some delightful pieces by Bach, Scarlatti, and Vivaldi.Continue reading
7:30 p.m., Tue., Dec. 11, 2007This is a bit earlier than the majority of our evening concerts.
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AULOS ENSEMBLE, with JULIANE BAIRD, SOPRANO
7:30 pm, Tues., Dec.. 11, 2007 Christ Church Cathedral 1117 Texas Avenue
In Dulci Jubilo
Concerto in D major, RV 94 Antonio Vivaldi Allegro-Largo-Allegro Traditional Carols "In Dulci Jubilo" "Coventry Carol" "Shepherds Shake off your drousy Sleep" Continue reading
NOTE EARLY START TIME!
7:30 p.m., Tue., Dec. 11, 2007 Christ Church Cathedral 1117 Texas Avenue
Join us for a special holiday reception in the Great Hall following the concert!
Christopher Krueger, flauto traverso Marc Schachman, baroque oboe Linda Quan, baroque violin Myron Lutzke, baroque cello Arthur Haas, harpsichord with Julianne Baird, soprano
Houston Early Music’s holiday offering, In Dulci Jubilo, features a return visit by New York’s Aulos Ensemble with soprano Julianne Baird at 7:30 pm, Tuesday, December 11, 2007 at Christ Church Cathedral, 1117 Texas Avenue. Ms. Baird and the ensemble (baroque violin, cello, harpsichord, baroque flute and oboe) will perform vocal and instrumental works from the 16th to 18th centuries. In addition to traditional carols, the program includes arias by J.S. Bach, French noëls and a concerto by Vivaldi.
- Julianne Baird’s Home Page
- Discography of Julianne Baird
- Sample Music (Online CD samples)
- CDs on Amazon.com
Exerpt from Biography
Julianne Baird, soprano, has been hailed as “one of the most extraordinary voices in the service of early music that this generation has produced. She possesses a natural musicianship which engenders singing of supreme expressive beauty.” She maintains a busy concert schedule of solo recitals and performances of baroque opera and oratorio.