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Rush Hour Concerts presents Third Coast Baroque

  • St. James Cathedral 65 East Huron Street Chicago, IL, 60611 United States (map)

Third Coast Baroque highlights the unmistakable folk music roots of baroque era repertoire in this 30 minute program Baroque with a Beat. The ostinato dance forms of the sarabande, chaconne, and passacaglia are explored in a program that juxtaposes the greats like Strozzi and Monteverdi with their Latin-American counterparts.

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
     Lidia, spina del mio core
 Robert de Visée (1650-1725)
     Prelude & Chaconne
Barbara Strozzi (1619-1677)
     Lagrime mie
 Diego Ortiz (1510-1570)
     Recercarda primera
     Recercarda segunda
 Gaspar Fernandez (ca. 1570-1629)
     Dame albricia mano, Antón
     Eso rigor e repente

Nathalie Colas, soprano
Kaitlin Foley, soprano
Angela Young Smucker, mezzo-soprano
Matthew Dean, tenor
Eric Miranda, bass
Craig Trompeter, viola da gamba
Brandon Acker, theorbo
Zacbe Pichardo, percussion

A pre-concert talk will be given by TCB Executive Director Angela Young Smucker at 5:15pm.