Le Consort

Le Consort

January 9, 2024 | 7:30PM
Logan Center Performance Hall

$40 | $32 UC Faculty & Staff | $20 under 35 | $10 Students
UChicago Students: request a free ticket (limit 25)

A Journey Through Baroque Europe
(Chicago Premiere) 

Antonio Vivaldi: Trio Sonata in G Minor, Op 1, No. 1 
Giovanni Battista Reali: Violin Sonata Op. 2, No. 1 (Grave)
Arcangelo Corelli: Trio Sonata in C Major, Op. 4, No. 1 
Jean-Philippe Rameau: Excerpts from "Les Indes galantes" 
Jean-François Dandrieu: Trio Sonata in G Minor, Op. 1, No. 3 
Arcangelo Corelli: Violin Sonata, Op. 5, No. 12, "La Folia"  
Francesco Maria Veracini: Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 1, No. 7 (Finale) 
John Eccles: "The Mad Lover" Suite (Aire V)
Henry Purcell: Sonata of Four Parts in G Minor, Z807 
Jean-Philippe Rameau: Gavotte et ses doubles 
Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata in G Major, BWV 1038 
Johann Sebastian Bach: Andante, BWV 974 
Antonio Vivaldi: Trio Sonata in D Minor, Op. 1, No. 12, "Follia" 

This leading baroque ensemble of four young musicians from Paris brings a delightful program showing the immense expressive range and creativity of Bach, Vivaldi, Corelli, Purcell, Rameau, and others. You will also hear two magnificent settings of “Follia” — the era’s most recognizable melody, and one which still resonates today.

Supported by Alan Cravitz and Shashi Caudill. Presented in partnership with the France Chicago Center.