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February 2019

$10 – $30

Chatham Baroque: Cupid’s Harp @ Chatham University

February 17 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Feel the love on Valentine’s Day weekend when Chatham Baroque is joined by GRAMMY-Award Winning tenor, Aaron Sheehan, and Christa Patton on Italian baroque harp for vocal and instrumental music from 17th century England and Italy. Composers include Henry Purcell, Claudio Monteverdi, and William Lawes plus several equally worthy but relatively unknown composers who are particularly gifted in composing for solo voice and basso continuo. Featured works on Cupid’s Harp include William Lawes’ Harp Consorts written for the unusual combination of…

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March 2019

Free – $8

PB&J: Corelli’s Violin – March 23

March 23

Shows at 10:00 AM & 11:30 AM at Calvary Episcopal Church in McClintic Hall Italian composers are fun to say, Corelli, Poglietti, Valentini, hooray! Special guest, ACRONYM violinist Edwin Huizinga will join Chatham Baroque for this jam session. ACRONYM will perform their program From Venice to Vienna later that evening. Click here to learn more about that concert.   Adults: $8 Children: $5 2-&-Under: FREE   TICKETS See all PB&J events With guest: Edwin Huizinga (violin) Listen. Play. Laugh. Learn. Chatham Baroque’s wildly…

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$10 – $30

ACRONYM–From Venice to Vienna

March 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

“Groundbreaking, gutsy and fresh” –Early Music America   The Ensemble: Playing with “…consummate style, grace, and unity of spirit” (The New York Times), eleven-musician baroque string ensemble ACRONYM has been dedicated to giving modern premieres of the wild instrumental music of the seventeenth century since 2012. This is a not-to-be-missed first appearance on the Renaissance & Baroque Concert Series. ACRONYM’s musicians can also be heard in Apollo’s Fire, Tafelmusik, Handel and Haydn Society, Boston Early Music Festival, the English Concert,…

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Free

A Concert Celebrating the 334th Birthday of Johann Sebastian Bach

March 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Conductor Don Franklin, Chatham Baroque, and other special guests come together for this FREE annual concert (and cake reception) in celebration of J.S. Bach’s birthday. Read the TribLIVE article about the event   Program: Double concerto for violin and oboe BWV 1060R Andrew Fouts, violin Sarah Huebsch, oboe Mache dich, mein Geist, bereit Cantata 115 Crossley Hawn, soprano Kristen Dubenion-Smith, alto Michael Lynn, flute Sarah Huebsch, oboe d’amore Don Franklin, conductor The Church of the Redeemer 5700 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh,…

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April 2019

$10 – $30

Chatham Baroque: From Battles to Ballets @ Upper St. Clair

April 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

In memory of Emily Norman Davidson. This program of seventeenth-century music by Heinrich Biber, Phillip Jakob Rittler, and Johann Heinrich Schmelzer deploys a veritable army of musicians. A band of two baroque trumpets, nine strings, continuo, and percussion explores the exhilarating, programmatic music of armed conflict known as battalia, in contrast with the beauty and charm of baroque dance as portrayed in whimsical balletti. Preview on Classical WQED-FM 89.3 “Voice of the Arts” podcast   Friday, April 5, 2019, 7:30…

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Free – $8

PB&J: Shake, Rattle and Roll – April 6

April 6

Shows at 10:00 AM & 11:30 AM at Calvary Episcopal Church in McClintic Hall Plan to come early and sit very near, Percussionist Danny Mallon is here!   Adults: $8 Children: $5 2-&-Under: FREE   TICKETS See all PB&J events With guest: Danny Mallon Listen. Play. Laugh. Learn. Chatham Baroque’s wildly popular Peanut Butter & Jam Sessions are designed especially for preschool children and their accompanying grown ups. Peanut Butter & Jam Sessions are hosted by certified Kindermusik teacher Lynda Wingerd, and encourage young children to…

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$10 – $30

Chatham Baroque: From Battles to Ballets @ Synod Hall

April 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In memory of Emily Norman Davidson. This program of seventeenth-century music by Heinrich Biber, Phillip Jakob Rittler, and Johann Heinrich Schmelzer deploys a veritable army of musicians. A band of two baroque trumpets, nine strings, continuo, and percussion explores the exhilarating, programmatic music of armed conflict known as battalia, in contrast with the beauty and charm of baroque dance as portrayed in whimsical balletti. Preview on Classical WQED-FM 89.3 “Voice of the Arts” podcast   Saturday, April 6, 2019, 8:00…

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$10 – $35

Chatham Baroque: From Battles to Ballets @ Chatham University

April 7 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

In memory of Emily Norman Davidson. This program of seventeenth-century music by Heinrich Biber, Phillip Jakob Rittler, and Johann Heinrich Schmelzer deploys a veritable army of musicians. A band of two baroque trumpets, nine strings, continuo, and percussion explores the exhilarating, programmatic music of armed conflict known as battalia, in contrast with the beauty and charm of baroque dance as portrayed in whimsical balletti. Preview on Classical WQED-FM 89.3 “Voice of the Arts” podcast   Sunday, April 7, 2019, 2:30…

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$10 – $30

Handel’s Messiah with Pittsburgh Camerata

April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Messiah

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Free

J.S. Bach Johannespassion, BWV 245

April 15 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The First Church Choir is joined by soloists and the period instrument ensemble Chatham Baroque, to present Bach’s monumental Johannespassion, BWV 245. The St. John Passion, first sung on Good Friday in 1724 at the Nikolaikirche in Leipzig, is one of two surviving passions by Bach. It is a work of incredible scope, musical beauty, and textual richness. Soloists will include Dennis Shuman, Jonas Budris, Wee Kiat Chia, Christopher Humbert, Matthew Cramer, Elizabeth McConnaughey, and Margaret Wells. Kevin Jones will…

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