LA CÔTE FLÛTE FESTIVAL
October 7, 2018
Les Ordinaires performs at the historic Château de Nyon in a concert of French Baroque music titled, The Birth of the Flute. The musical life at the court of Louis XIV was highly ritualized and filled with dazzling public displays. The present program reveals the intimate sound of the private sphere of the Sun King at Versailles and Fontainebleau. We will hear works by Montéclair, Hotteterre, Blavet on historical instruments tuning to 392Hz.
MASTER CONCERT AT THE HOCHSCHULE FÜR MUSIK UND THEATER HAMBURG, GERMANY
July 1, 2018
An invited master concert on the eve of a masterclass for the flute students of the HfMT Hamburg. Listeners were invited on a musical trip around 18th century Europe with music for traverso and harpsichord featuring Leela Breithaupt and Isolde Kittel-Zerer. Works by Montéclair, Hotteterre, Telemann, Platti, and Blavet.
GREAT LAKES BAROQUE
BACH'S COFFEE CANATA
June 15, 2018
Great Lakes Baroque founders and internationally-renowned harpsichordists Jory Vinikour and Philippe LeRoy and The Great Lakes Baroque Ensemble were joined by soprano Kristin Knutson, tenor Scott Brunscheen, bass Ryan de Ryke, violinist Allison Nyquist, and flautist Leela Breithaupt in two performancesof an all-Bach program including Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 (BWV 1050), Concerto for two harpsichords in C major (BWV 1061), the cantata ‘Non sa che sia dolore’ (BWV 209), and ‘Schweight stille, plaudert nicht’ (BWV 211), the effervescent ‘Coffee Cantata.’
AMERICAN AT VERSAILLES
February 3-4, 2018
Alchymy Viols, in collaboration with Les Ordinaires and Bloomington Early Music, presents a free performance of a new ballet masque, written, directed, and choreographed
by dancer Sarah Edgar.
Music arranged by Alchymy Viols director Philip Spray. Dances will be performed from a Philidor collection, Concert Donné a Louis XIII en 1627. Incidental music from Boismortier's Ballet de Villages, and Montéclair's Pan et Syrinx.
STUDIO IN BLOOM - FAMILY, MUSIC, AND ART TOGETHER
October 15, 2017
Grace Presbyterian Church Ft. Wayne - Studio in Bloom's signature family outreach concert featuring arrangements of Golliwogs Cakewalk from Debussy's Children's Suite and Victorian Kitchen Garden Suite by Paul Reade
THE BIRTH OF THE FLUTE: SONGS WITH AND WITHOUT WORDS
October 22, 2017
The Chicago Temple - Carrie Henneman Shaw, soprano, and Jory Vinikour, harpsichord, join Les Ordinaires as they explore the birth of the flute as a solo instrument in 18th century France in a program of Montéclair cantatas and airs
CHICAGO FLUTE FESTIVAL - THE ART OF BAROQUE COMPOSITION
November 4, 2017
Join Leela Breithaupt (Baroque flute) and Jori Vinikour (harpsichord) as they explore the multifaceted compositional techniques of Baroque repertoire from France, Germany, and Italy performed on period instruments. Works by J.S. Bach, Telemann, Boismortier, Platti, and Hotteterre
DEPAUL UNIVERSITY GO BAROQUE MASTERCLASS
November 2, 2017
Go Baroque! Masterclasses offer a variety of glimpses into the Historically Informed Performance world including a demonstration of a short solo piece on traverso, individual coaching of Baroque and Classical repertoire, discussion of performance practice elements such as beat hierarchy, dance rhythms, and stylistic gesture, and the chance to try out playing a traverso