Jul
14
Sun
Sweet Harmonie @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 14 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Neil Tatman, Ellen Sherman, oboe; Ginger Kroft, Erin Finkelstein clarinet; Laura Koepke, Justin Cummings, bassoon; Alicia Mastromonaco, horn; Kevin Neuhoff, percussion

Gordon Jacob, Divertimento
Arvo Pärt, Fratres
Ludwig van Beethoven, Octet, op. 103

 

The Sunday candlelight concerts at All Saints church are the perfect way to end your Festival weekend. The 2019 Festival offers two fascinating programs—woodwind octets from Gordon Jacob, Arvo Pärt and Beethoven the first Sunday, and “Songs of the Night,” presenting the men of the Festival Chorale and Chorus in a special program devoted to nocturnal music directed by associate conductor Andrew Megill.

Jul
15
Mon
Christmas at All Saints – Week 1 @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

 Andrew Arthur, organ and director; Mhairi Lawson, soprano; Meg Bragle, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Cooley, tenor; Dashon Burton bass-baritone, bass; Gonzalo Ruiz, Stephen Bard, oboe and oboes d’amore; Meredith Brown, Alicia Mastromonaco, horn; Cristina Zacharias, Marika Holmqvist, violins; Cynthia Black, viola; Eva Lymenstull, cello; Derek Weller, bass.

J.S. Bach, The Christmas Oratorio, Part IV and V, BWV 248

 

After the celebratory opening cantatas are performed on Sunday afternoons at Sunset Center, parts IV and V will be staged at All Saints Church on Monday afternoons. This is the best opportunity to hear the Festival’s four vocal soloists in an intimate setting, accompanied by a small Baroque ensemble under the direction of Andrew Arthur.

Jul
16
Tue
English Ayres for the Theatre – Week 1 @ All Saints Episcopal Church
Jul 16 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Virginia Warnken Kelsey, mezzo-soprano; Andrew Fuchs, tenor; Jonathan Woody, bass-baritone; Stephen Bard, oboe; Edwin Huizinga and Adriane Post, violin; Sarah Darling, viola; Paul Dwyer, cello; Dan Swenberg, guitar and lute; Dongsok Shin, harpsichord

 

The First Musick:
Henry Purcell        Curtain Tune (from Timon’s of Athens) – Rondeau Minuet, Aire, Jigg (from the Gordion Knot Unty’d)
(1659-1695) 

The Tempest:

  • Matthew Locke, Curtain Tune
    (c.1621-1677)
  • James Hart, Adieu to the Pleasures and Follies of Love
    (1647-1718)
  • Mathew Locke, Rutick Air
    (c.1621-1677)
  • Henry Purcell, Dear Pretty Youth
    (1659-1695) 

The Fairy Queen:

  • Come all ye Songsters 
  • Prelude
  • One Charming Night 
  • Hush, no more 
  • Dance for the Followers of Night

The Second Musick:

Slow Aire (the Distressed Innocence) & Hornpipe on a Ground (The Married Beau)

The Judgments of Paris:

  • Daniel Purcell, Mercury’s aria: From Olympus, I come
    (1664-1717)      
  • John Eccles, Symphony & Venus’ aria:  Nature framed thee sure for loving
    (1668-1735)  
  • Daniel Purcell, Paris’ aria: I yield, take the Prize
    (1664-1717)  

The Third Musick:

Henry Purcell, Rondeau Hornpipe (Abdelazar)

King Arthur:

Henry Purcell, Chaconne: How Happy the Lover

                                                    For Love, every Creature is formed by his Nature 

 

 

Jul
17
Wed
A Century of Venice – Week 1 @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Johanna Novom, Evan Few, violin; Kyle Miller, Joseph Tan, viola; Eva Lymenstull, cello; Daniel Swenberg, lute; Dongsok Shin, harpsichord.

 

Johann Rosenmüller                                 Sonata Decima à 5 in F Major
(1619-1684)

Giovanni Battista Fontana                      Sonata Seconda a violino solo
(1589-1630)

Antonio Vivaldi                                             Trio Sonata in A Major, Op. 1, no. 9, RV 75
(1678-1741)

Domenico Gabrielli                                  Ricercar for Violoncello solo
(1659-1690)

Biagio Marini                                              Passacaglia from Sonata a tre, Op. 22
(1594-1663)

Johann Rosenmüller                                Sonata Ottava à 5 in E Minor
(1619-1684)

Dario Castello                                              Sonata Decima Quinta à 4
(1602-1631)

Jul
19
Fri
Five to Fandango – Week 1 @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Cynthia Roberts, Patricia Ahern, violin; Karina Schmitz, viola; Allen Whear, Timothy Roberts, cello

 

Franz Joseph HaydnQuartet Quartet in G Major, op. 64, no.  4

Gioachino RossiniSonata no. 6, “Il Tempesta”

Luigi Boccherini, Fandango Quintet

Jul
21
Sun
Songs of the Night @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 21 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Men of the Carmel Bach Festival Chorale and Chorus; Meg Bragle, mezzo-soprano; Andrew Megill, conductor; Meg Bragle, mezzo-soprano, Owen McInstosh, tenor, Timothy Krol, bass-baritone; Kristin Ditlow, Lucy Faridany, piano

 

Franz Schubert, Die Nacht, D983c

Anton Bruckner, Um Mitternacht, WAB 89
Meg Bragle, mezzo-soprano

Franz Schubert, La pastorella al prato, D513

Franz Schubert, Nachthelle, D982

Franz Schubert, Ständchen, D920
Meg Bragle, mezzo-soprano

Pavel Chesnokov, Spasyeniye, op 25/5

Sergei Rachmaninov, Slava v vishich Bogu (Vespers, op. 37/7: The Six Psalms)

Francis Poulenc, Quatre petites prieres            

Ralph Vaughan Williams, Down among the dead men   

Ralph Vaughan Williams, The Turtle Dove

arr. Jonathan Quick, Loch Lomond     

Arthur Sullivan, The Long Day Closes

Lewis Spratlan, Travels

Franz Biebl, Ave Maria

 

The Sunday candlelight concerts at All Saints church are the perfect way to end your Festival weekend. The 2019 Festival offers two fascinating programs—woodwind octets from Gordon Jacob, Arvo Pärt  and Beethoven the first Sunday, and “Songs of the Night,” presenting the men of the Festival Chorale and Chorus in a special program devoted to nocturnal music directed by associate conductor Andrew Megill.

Jul
22
Mon
Christmas at All Saints – Week 2 @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

 Andrew Arthur, organ and director; Mhairi Lawson, soprano; Meg Bragle, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Cooley, tenor; Dashon Burton bass-baritone, bass; Gonzalo Ruiz, Stephen Bard, oboe and oboes d’amore; Meredith Brown, Alicia Mastromonaco, horn; Cristina Zacharias, Marika Holmqvist, violins; Cynthia Black, viola; Eva Lymenstull, cello; Derek Weller, bass.

J.S. Bach, The Christmas Oratorio, Part IV and V, BWV 248

 

After the celebratory opening cantatas are performed on Sunday afternoons at Sunset Center, parts IV and V will be staged at All Saints Church on Monday afternoons. This is the best opportunity to hear the Festival’s four vocal soloists in an intimate setting, accompanied by a small Baroque ensemble under the direction of Andrew Arthur.

Jul
23
Tue
English Ayres for the Theatre – Week 2 @ All Saints Episcopal Church
Jul 23 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Virginia Warnken Kelsey, mezzo-soprano; Andrew Fuchs, tenor; Jonathan Woody, bass-baritone; Stephen Bard, oboe; Edwin Huizinga and Adriane Post, violin; Sarah Darling, viola; Paul Dwyer, cello; Dan Swenberg, guitar and lute; Dongsok Shin, harpsichord

 

The First Musick:
Henry Purcell        Curtain Tune (from Timon’s of Athens) – Rondeau Minuet, Aire, Jigg (from the Gordion Knot Unty’d)
(1659-1695) 

The Tempest:

  • Matthew Locke, Curtain Tune
    (c.1621-1677)
  • James Hart, Adieu to the Pleasures and Follies of Love
    (1647-1718)
  • Mathew Locke, Rutick Air
    (c.1621-1677)
  • Henry Purcell, Dear Pretty Youth
    (1659-1695) 

The Fairy Queen:

  • Come all ye Songsters 
  • Prelude
  • One Charming Night 
  • Hush, no more 
  • Dance for the Followers of Night

The Second Musick:

Slow Aire (the Distressed Innocence) & Hornpipe on a Ground (The Married Beau)

The Judgments of Paris:

  • Daniel Purcell, Mercury’s aria: From Olympus, I come
    (1664-1717)      
  • John Eccles, Symphony & Venus’ aria:  Nature framed thee sure for loving
    (1668-1735)  
  • Daniel Purcell, Paris’ aria: I yield, take the Prize
    (1664-1717)  

The Third Musick:

Henry Purcell, Rondeau Hornpipe (Abdelazar)

King Arthur:

Henry Purcell, Chaconne: How Happy the Lover

                                                    For Love, every Creature is formed by his Nature 

Jul
24
Wed
A Century of Venice – Week 2 @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Johanna Novom, Evan Few, violin; Kyle Miller, Joseph Tan, viola; Eva Lymenstull, cello; Daniel Swenberg, lute; Dongsok Shin, harpsichord.

 

Johann Rosenmüller                                 Sonata Decima à 5 in F Major
(1619-1684)

Giovanni Battista Fontana                      Sonata Seconda a violino solo
(1589-1630)

Antonio Vivaldi                                             Trio Sonata in A Major, Op. 1, no. 9, RV 75
(1678-1741)

Domenico Gabrielli                                  Ricercar for Violoncello solo
(1659-1690)

Biagio Marini                                              Passacaglia from Sonata a tre, Op. 22
(1594-1663)

Johann Rosenmüller                                Sonata Ottava à 5 in E Minor
(1619-1684)

Dario Castello                                              Sonata Decima Quinta à 4
(1602-1631)

Jul
26
Fri
Five to Fandango – Week 2 @ All Saints' Episcopal Church
Jul 26 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Cynthia Roberts, Patricia Ahern, violin; Karina Schmitz, viola; Allen Whear, Timothy Roberts, cello

 

Franz Joseph HaydnQuartet Quartet in G Major, op. 64, no.  4

Gioachino RossiniSonata no. 6, “Il Tempesta”

Luigi Boccherini, Fandango Quintet