“Sensation and Sensibility", Cornell University

  • Barnes Hall, Cornell University Ithaca, NY 14850

Ars Lyrica Houston; Matthew Dirst, director, with soloists Dennis James on glass harmonica, soprano Lucy Fitz Gibbon, mezzo-soprano Sarah Mesko, and organist Annette Richards, presents the Atkinson Forum Concert as part of this conference and festival: “Sensation and Sensibility at the Keyboard in the Late 18th Century: Celebrating C. P. E. Bach’s Tercentenary.”  Co-sponsored by the Westfield Center for Historical Keyboard Studies, Department of Music, Society for the Humanities, and the American Studies Program.  Includes C. P. E. Bach’s Symphony for 12 Obbligato Instruments and Organ Concerto, as well as J. C. F. Bach’s Die Amerikanerin and J. A. Hasse’s cantata for soprano and glass harmonica, L’Armonica.

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