Jul
17
Wed
Women of Influence @ Church in the Forest
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Peter Hanson, violin, Andrew Arthur, fortepiano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sonata for Violin and Keyboard in Bb Major, K 378
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sonata for Violin and Keyboard in C Major, K 403
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sonata for Violin and Keyboard in Bb Major, K 454

Enjoy three Mozart sonatas for fortepiano and violin, all three dedicated to important women who supported Mozart. Concertmaster Peter Hanson is the soloist, accompanied by principal keyboardist Andrew Arthur, performing on the fortepiano, the predecessor to the modern concert grand piano.

Jul
18
Thu
Twilight in the Cathedral – week 1 @ San Carlos Cathedral
Jul 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Andrew Arthur, harpsichord and director; Robert Farley, trumpet, Emlyn Ngai, Gabrielle Wunsch, violin;
Sarah Darling, viola; Eva Lymenstull, cello; —, bass; Michael Beattie, harpsichord

Antonio Vivaldi, Concerto in D major for 4 Violins, Op. 3, No. 1 (from L’estro armonico)

John Eccles, A Sett of Aires made for the Queen’s Coronation (1702)

George Frideric Handel, Concerto in F major for Organ & Strings, Op. 4, No. 5

Gottfried Finger, Sonata in C for Trumpet, Violin and Continuo
Antonio Vivaldi,  Concerto No. 11 in D minor for 2 Violins, Op. 3 (L’estro armonico)

 

Monterey’s iconic and beautiful San Carlos Cathedral has hosted Bach Festival twilight concerts for many years. The 2019 program features classic Baroque violin, organ and trumpet works. Enjoy some of the Festival’s finest Baroque musicians performing in the magnificent setting of the San Carlos Cathedral, just steps from downtown Monterey.

Jul
24
Wed
Quartets in the Forest @ Church in the Forest
Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Peter Hanson and Adriane Post, violin; Kyle Miller, viola; Ezra Seltzer, cello

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, String Quartet No. 21 in D Major, K 575
Ludwig van Beethoven, Quartet in Eb Major, op. 74, “The Harp”

 

Mozart’s String Quartet No. 21 is the first of three Prussian Quartets because of their dedication to the King of Prussia, Friedrich Wilhelm II. The beautiful quartet is notable for the equal prominence given to all four parts and for the and for the remarkable and melodic nature of the cello part, the instrument that Friedrich Wilhelm played.

Jul
25
Thu
Twilight in the Cathedral – week 2 @ San Carlos Cathedral
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Andrew Arthur, harpsichord and director; Robert Farley, trumpet, Emlyn Ngai, Gabrielle Wunsch, violin;
Sarah Darling, viola; Eva Lymenstull, cello; —, bass; Michael Beattie, harpsichord

Antonio Vivaldi, Concerto in D major for 4 Violins, Op. 3, No. 1 (from L’estro armonico)

John Eccles, A Sett of Aires made for the Queen’s Coronation (1702)

George Frideric Handel, Concerto in F major for Organ & Strings, Op. 4, No. 5

Gottfried Finger, Sonata in C for Trumpet, Violin and Continuo
Antonio Vivaldi,  Concerto No. 11 in D minor for 2 Violins, Op. 3 (L’estro armonico)

 

Monterey’s iconic and beautiful San Carlos Cathedral has hosted Bach Festival twilight concerts for many years. The 2019 program features classic Baroque violin, organ and trumpet works. Enjoy some of the Festival’s finest Baroque musicians performing in the magnificent setting of the San Carlos Cathedral, just steps from downtown Monterey.