Music for 3 Cellos: Bach and Cervetto – Lexington

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Ticket Information

General: $25

Senior: $20

Student: $10

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Date
12/01/19

Time
3 pm

Venue
First Parish in Lexington

Location
7 Harrington Rd.
Lexington, Massachusetts

Date
11/30/19

Time
8 pm

Venue
Harvard-Epworth Church

Location
1555 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Time
3:30 PM
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Early Music
Event Contact
Andrew Moreschi
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Description

In our opening program, we explore the profound depth of J.S. Bach’s solo cello suites alongside the great charm and tunefulness of Giacobbe Cervetto’s trios; Cervetto was a popular 18th-century cellist who lived to the ripe age of 101.


Ensemble Name
Sarasa Ensemble
Musicians
Timothy Merton, Jennifer Morsches, Phoebe Carrai, cellos
Program

J.S. Bach Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008 for solo cello
Cervetto Trio II in B-flat major Allegro
J.S. Bach Suite No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007 for solo cello
Cervetto Trio IV in C major Vivace
J.S. Bach Suite No. 3 in C major, BWV 1009 for solo cello
Cervetto Trio VI in C minor Adagio ~ Alla breve ~ Minuetto I & II


Venue
First Parish in Lexington
Location
7 Harrington Rd.
Lexington, MA