Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - Organ Magician
Handel: Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 2, F Major
Ferdinando Paer: Organ Concerto *
J. S. Bach: Violin Concerto No. 1, BWV 1065, in a minor
Rheinberger: Organ Concerto, No. 2, Op. 177, in g minor *
* First PMF performance
Sponsored by OC & Pat Bolt
This concert is the Festival debut for Chelsea Chen and is the first performence at the PMF of the Organ Concerti by Ferdinando Paer and Rheinberger. Amy Sims' previous solo performance was in Bach's Sinfonia Concertante for violin and cello in 2011.
The Handel Concerto Grosso in F Major was first performed in 1983 and most recently in 1988. J.S. Bach's Violin Concerto #1 was first performed at the Festival in 1993 with Victor Yampolsky soloist and conducting and most recently in 2002 with Hillary Hahn and Stephen Alltop conducting. Program notes for this concert...