Baroque Band: La Dolce Vita

Mar 8 2013 - 2:23pm

Location(s)

Augustana Lutheran Church
Hyde Park, Chicago, IL
United States
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Performers and/or Faculty: 
Baroque Band

Fellini’s 1960 film “La Dolce Vita,” set against the backdrop of Roman high society, is the springboard for Baroque Band’s celebration of Arcangelo Corelli, to whom the Band will pay tribute during 2013, the 300th year since the composer’s death. Esteemed by Rome’s 17th- and 18th-century high society, and the foremost violinist of his time, Corelli had a powerful and lasting influence on the orchestra, on violin technique, and on the development of classical music. Musical society in Rome also owed much to Corelli; he was received in the highest circles of the aristocracy, and for a long time presided at the celebrated Monday concerts in the palace of Cardinal Ottoboni. Corelli’s influence can be traced from his time, through many famous violinists over the generations, to today.
Presented By: 
Baroque Band
Phone: 
312 235 2368
Pricing
Cost: 
15-35
Discount to EMA Members: 
No
Contact Person: 
Jo Goldhawk
Contact Address: 
30 East Adams Street
Address cont.: 
suite 1204
Contact City: 
Chicago
Contact State/Province: 
Illinois
Contact Zip/Postal Code: 
60603
Contact Country: 
United States
Contact Phone Number: 
3122352368