Telemann in Paris


Fri Oct 26, 7:30pm
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- First Baptist Church

Sat Oct 27, 3pm
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- First Baptist Church

Telemann’s Paris Quartets rank among his most famous compositions. These gems share the program with works by “Couperin the Great,” Telemann’s Parisian contemporary. Janet See, whose name is synonymous world-wide with the baroque flute, celebrates her 30th year with PBO by leading this intimate showcase featuring Monica Huggett, violinist, Sarah Cunningham, gambist, Elliot Figg, harpsichordist, and Annabeth Shirley, cellist

François Couperin

  • ‘La Françoise’ and ‘L’Impériale’ from ‘Les Nations’ 

Georg Philipp Telemann

  • Paris Quartet No. 1 (Concerto Primo) G Major and No. 2 (Concerto Secondo) D Major
Janet See is “the flutist of choice in baroque repertoire.” —Seattle Times

Program Sample

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Pre-concert talk one hour before the concert