This gallery contains 1 photo.Collage of photos from Richard Egarr concert, Feb. 3 Photo credits: Donn Mumma
Many of you may have heard it already, but just in case you missed it, here is a link to Bob Stevenson’s interview with Richard Egarr on The Front Row:
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Houston Early Music to feature harpsichordist Richard Egarr, February 3
HOUSTON, TX – December 19, 2011 – Houston Early Music continues its 2011-2012 season with a performance by British harpsichordist and conductor Richard Egarr on Friday, Feb. 3. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at the First Unitarian Universalist Church, 5200 Fannin in Houston, TX 77004. Egarr will also offer a pre-concert talk at 6:45 p.m.
For the program, entitled The Harpsichord’s Golden Century, Egarr will present a fresh look at works of 17th century composers Louis Couperin and Johann Jakob Froberger, who were known to be great friends and colleagues.
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The Supreme Lesson -Bach’s Wohltemperirte Clavier…1722
The Well-tempered Clavier, Or Preludes, and Fugues through all the Tones and Semi-tones, both with the major third or Ut, Re, Mi, and with the minor third or Re, Mi, Fa. For the use and practice of young musicians who desire to learn, as well as for the particular diversion of those who are already skilled in this study; made and composed by Johann Sebastian Bach, Kapellmeister for the time being to the Duke of Anhalt-Cöthen and director of his chamber music, Anno Domini 1722.Continue reading