Music From Dublin Castle


Music From Dublin Castle

Past Performance

Rising star Peter Whelan, who will lead, play bassoon, and play harpsichord is “an absolute master of fleet facility with a solidly plush tone of wondrous immediacy” – Philadelphia Enquirer

Dublin Castle was the epicenter of Irish musical activity in the eighteenth century with visitors including Handel, Geminiani, and many of the greatest violinists of the day. Experience a time capsule of well-known and newly discovered works celebrating the Golden Age of Irish music.

Read The Oregonian Preview

  • Antonio Vivaldi: Overture l’Olimpiade
  • Vivaldi: Double Bassoon concerto (arranged) in G Minor
  • Johann Sigismund Cousser: Festin des Muses: Suite No.1 in G Minor
  • Vivaldi: Overture to Griselda
  • Vivaldi: Concerto for bassoon in C Major
  • Pierre Van Maldere: Sinfonia C Major
  • Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso, La Follia

Pre-concert talk at 6:30pm

Peter Whelan