Valenzuela, Ruben

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Instruments Played
Harpsichord, Organ, Countertenor, Conductor

Personal Summary / Bio

Ruben Valenzuela is the founder and music director of the Bach Collegium San Diego which has been influential in enriching the San Diego music community with historically informed performances of the Renaissance, Baroque, and in particular the vocal works of Bach. Under his artistic direction, he recently gave the first San Diego period instrument performances of Handel's Messiah and Bach's B minor Mass to high acclaim, in addition to leading the Bach Collegium San Diego on their first international tour to Mexico City. His early music credits include collaborations with the Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra, Los Angeles Baroque Orchestra, in addition to working with many of this country's leading early music specialists.  He is also the Director of Music & Organist of St. Peter's Episcopal Church Del Mar, and is pursuing a Ph.D. in Musicology & Historical Performance Practices at Claremont Graduate University.  He has distinguished himself as an organist, harpsichordist, scholar and conductor.

 

Categories

Professional Performer or Semi-Pro Performer, Early Music Administrator (agent, presenter, director)

My Music

TitleComposerPerformer/EnsembleUpload DateLengthPlayDownload
Allegro (Sonata in G Op. 2 No. 1: Sinfonie a Cinque) LIVEAlbinoni, TomasoBach Collegium San DiegoFeb 5 20102:00
Adagio (Sonata in G Op. 2 No. 1: Sinfonie a Cinque) LIVEAlbinoni, TomasoBach Collegium San DiegoFeb 5 20102:14
Grave e Adagio (Sonata in G Op. 2 No. 1: Sinfonie a Cinque) LIVE Albinoni, TomasoBach Collegium San DiegoFeb 5 20103:36

Events & Performances

Contact Information

Location(s)

8840 Costa Verde Blvd. #3515
San Diego, CA, 92122
United States
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Phone: 
760 7157956