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August 24th, 2014, 4:00PM

Austin Baroque Orchestra

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Austin Baroque Orchestra

August 24th, 2014, 4:00PM

Austin Baroque Orchestra

This Austin-based period-instrument orchestra will open its fourth concert season with a selection of music celebrating water. Including depictions of sea gods and water nymphs, ebbing tides and raging tempests, this performance will consist of works by Marais, Handel, Telemann, and Vivaldi.

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Featured Composer

Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach

1685-1750 Bach was a master of the keyboard instruments of his day, particularly the organ, harpsichord and clavichord. He documented the "well-tempered" method of tuning for early stringed keyboard instruments.

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Featured Instrument

Crumhorn

Crumhorn

A capped reed in the woodwind family, developed in the Renaissance period. Its name means "bent horn."

Last updated August 21st, 2014