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Bach in the Coffee House – Double Espresso!

Thursday October 22, 2020

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featuring DUO PLEYEL
Alexandra Nepomnyashchaya, harpsichord
Richard Egarr, harpsichord

It’s more fun with 2! Virtuoso keyboardist Alexandra Nepomnyashchaya returns with Music Director Richard Egarr to dip their four hands into the delicious plucking world of music for 2 harpsichords.  In this next installment of LIVE FROM AMSTERDAM, you’ll hear Iberian fun with music by Soler, exquisite twiddles by François Couperin, a surprising Passacaglia by Kerll, and Papa Bach’s brilliant Concerto for 2 harpsichords in C major.

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PROGRAM:

PADRE ANTONIO SOLER (1729–1783)
Concierto para dos Organos no. 3 in G major
1. Andantino — 2. Minué

FRANÇOIS COUPERIN (1668–1733)
Cinquieme Prelude from L’art de toucher
Muzette & Chaconne from Troisième Concert Royaux
Allemande à deux clavecins from Neuvième Ordre

JOHANN CASPAR KERLL (1629–1693)
Passacaglia

J.S. BACH (1685–1750)Concerto in C major for 2 harpsichords, BWV 1061
[Allegro] — Adagio ovvero Largo — Fuga. Vivace

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Thursday October 22, 2020
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