On this episode of Encore Houston, we celebrate some musical gifts with Ars Lyrica. Their concert “Re-Gifting With Royalty” featured works from J.S. Bach and François Couperin, two major composers of the 17th to 18th century in Germany and France, respectively.
Music in this episode:
- JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
- FRANÇOIS COUPERIN: Excerpts from Concerts Royaux and Airs serieux
- COUPERIN: La Sultane
- BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-flat major, BWV 1051
- BACH: Non sa che sia dolore, BWV 209
- Lauren Snouffer, soprano
- Colin St-Martin, flute
- Elizabeth Blumenstock, violin
- Matthew Dirst, conductor and keyboard
- Performance date: 9/21/2018
- Originally aired: 12/22/2018
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