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Berliner Barock Solisten

Zankel Hall

“marvelously shaped phrasing, fantastic weightlessness, and flawlessly calibrated dynamics” —Celler Zeitung

Berliner Barock Solisten
Rainer Kussmaul, Violinist and Director
Albrecht Mayer, Oboe and Oboe d'Amore
Kristin von der Goltz, Cello
TELEMANN   Concerto for Strings and Continuo in E Flat Major, TWV 43:Es 1
HANDEL   Concerto for Oboe d'Amore, Strings, and Basso Continuo in D Major, "Verdi Prati" (arr. A.N. Tarkmann)
PISENDEL   Sonata for Strings and Continuo in C Minor
TELEMANN   Concerto for Oboe and Continuo in D Minor, TWV 51:d 2
CORELLI   Concerto Grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 7
VIVALDI   Concerto for Cello, Strings, and Continuo in B Minor, RV 424
BACH   Concerto for Oboe, Violin, and Continuo in D Minor, BWV 1060

The Berlin in Lights festival is made possible by a leadership gift from the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation.

Major funding has also been provided by Mercedes and Sid Bass, and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with additional support from Martha and Bob Lipp, Fundación Mercantil (Venezuela), and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Additional funding provided by Axel Springer AG, GWFF USA Inc., and the Jerome Robbins Foundation.
This concert and the Baroque Unlimited series are made possible, in part, by a grant from the E. Nakamichi Foundation.

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There are plenty of early-music ensembles making the rounds nowadays, but only a few of them display a level of artistic mastery akin to that of the Berliner Barock Solisten, founded in 1995 by Rainer Kussmaul and other prominent members of the Berliner Philharmoniker.

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Rainer Kussmaul ›

Albrecht Mayer ›

Kristin von der Goltz ›

About the Music

This evening’s program presents emblematic works of Corelli and Vivaldi along with works that strike out into new realms using these Italian composers as inspiration.

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