Program

Antonio Vivaldi

Concerto for Two Violins and Cello in A minor, Op. 3, No. 8, RV 522
Concerto for Cello in A minor, RV 418

Pietro Antonio Locatelli

Concerto Grosso in E-flat major, Op. 7, No. 6 “The Tears of Ariadne”

Arcangelo Corelli

Concerto grosso in D major, Op. 6 No. 4

Giuseppe Sammartini

Concerto Grosso in A major, Op.2, No. 1

Featured  ARTISTS

Jonathan Godfrey, Violin
Oleg Sulyga, Violin
Beiliang Zhu, Cello

RUNNING TIME

Approx. 1 hr, with no intermission

 


The spirit and fire of Italian Baroque masters

Infused with energy and dripping with virtuosity, hear expertly curated highlights from the Italian Baroque period containing all the vitality of their homeland. This concert showcases the talent and ability of the musicians of Mercury in four unique, intimate venues across Houston.

The Neighborhood Series is sponsored by Phillips 66 and made possible also in part by the Houston Endowment and the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.

 

Biographies of Featured Artists

 
 

Ensemble

 

Violin I

Jonathan Godfrey, Concertmaster
Anabel Detrick
Noel Martin
Joanna Becker


Violin II

Oleg Sulyga, Principal Second Violin
Andrés González
Kana Kimura
Maria Lin

Viola

Yvonne Smith
Matthew Carrington
Katie Carrington

 

Cello

Beiliang Zhu, Principal Cello
Courtenay Vandiver Pereira

 

VIOLONE

Deborah Dunham

 

Harpsichord

Mario Aschauer

 

 
 

Gallery

 

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