Concerts & Classes

2017-2018 Season

Season Tickets for the 2017-2018 season are now available at Early Bird Rates! Information and tickets for individual concerts will be available here on June 1.

Redemption: Bach & Vivaldi

with Thomas Meglioranza, baritone

Friday August 18, 7:30 P.M.  at Sundin Hall, Hamline University
St. Paul
Sunday August 20, 4:00 P.M. at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Rochester

Repertoire:

J.S. Bach  |  Ich habe genung, BWV 82; Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen, BWV 56
Antonio Vivaldi  |  Concerto for Bassoon, Strings, and Basso Continuo

Telemann & Friends

with Luís Otávio Santos, baroque violin

Friday October 6, 7:30 P.M. at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Rochester
Saturday October 7, 7:30 P.M. at Sundin Hall, Hamline University
St. Paul

Repertoire:

Georg Philipp Telemann  |  Concerto for Recorder and Viola da Gamba, TWV 52:a1
Christoph Graupner  |  Concerto for Two Violins in G Minor
Johann Georg Pisendel  |  Violin Concerto in D Major

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

with Linh Kauffman, soprano
Clara Osowski, alto
Nick Chalmers, tenor
Aaron Larson, baritone
and the Bach Society of Minnesota

Friday December 8, 7:30 P.M. at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Rochester
Saturday December 9 7:30 P.M. at St. Mary’s Chapel, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul

Repertoire:

J.S. Bach  |  Christmas Oratorio, Cantatas I, III, V, and VI

Spanish Nights

with Nerea Berraondo, mezzo-soprano
and Pedro Gandía, baroque violin

Friday February 16, 7:30 P.M. at Zumbro Lutheran Church, Rochester
Saturday February 17, 7:30 P.M. at Sundin Hall, Hamline University, St. Paul

Repertoire:

A rare performance of Spanish baroque music by Juan Francés de Iribarren and Jayme Torrens, other Spanish composers, and beloved Italian Arcangelo Corelli.

Music for a King

with Wilbert Hazelzet, baroque flute
and Marc Destrubé, baroque violin

Friday April 6, 7:30 P.M. at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Rochester
Saturday April 7, 7:30 P.M. at Sundin Hall, Hamline University, St. Paul

Repertoire:

C.P.E. Bach  |  Flute Concerto in G Major, Wq. 169; Flute Concerto in D Major, Wq. 13; Harpsichord Concerto in C Minor, Wq. 37

Italian Concerto Collage

with Jaap ter Linden, conductor

Friday May 4, 7:30 P.M. at Zumbro Lutheran Church, Rochester
Saturday May 5, 7:30 P.M. at Sundin Hall, Hamline University, St. Paul

Repertoire:

Follow the evolution of the concerto grosso in Italy, through works by Stradella, Corelli, Vivaldi, and Locatelli.

Or download and mail in our Early Bird ticket order form.

Family Concerts

With hands-on activities and snacks, presented in a casual concert environment, Lyra’s free, one-hour Family Concerts are a great way to introduce the whole family to classical music.

The 2017-2018 concert series will be announced this summer. Stay tuned!

Masterclasses

Masterclasses provide musical opportunities for students and professionals to work one-to-one with Lyra’s world-renowned guest musicians.

Classes will be added here as they are scheduled. Stay tuned!

© Lyra Baroque Orchestra | 2017