Past Concerts

Lyra’s Performance Archive, 2015-1985

The Power of Telemann

with Sungyun Cho, harpsichord, & David Ross, baroque flute; January 27-28, 2017


Georg Philipp Telemann :: Ouverture-Suite in E Minor, TWV 55:e10
Telemann :: Concerto Polonois, TWV 43:G7
Telemann :: Concerto for Flute and Violin in E Minor, TWV 52:e3
C.P.E. Bach :: Harpsichord Concerto in D Minor, WQ 17


The Real Bach

with Luís Otávio Santos, baroque violin; November 18-19, 2016


J.S. Bach :: Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067
Georg Muffat :: Sonata V in G Major from “Armonico Tributo”
J.S. Bach :: Violin Concerto in G Major, BWV 1056
J.S. Bach :: Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043


A Musical Banquet

September 30-October 1, 2016


Georg Philipp Telemann: Tafelmusik Part II


Lyra at the Twin Cities Early Music Festival

August 19, 2016


Johann Joseph Fux :: Ouverture in G Minor for Oboes and Bassoon, K 355
J.S. Bach :: Harpsichord Concerto in A Major, BWV 1055
Georg Philipp Telemann :: Concerto in F Major for Recorder and Bassoon, TWV 52:F1
Jan Dismas Zelenka :: Hipochrondrie in A Major, ZWV 187


Hamburg, Magdeburg, & Brandenburg VI

with Jaap ter Linden, viola da gamba; April 29-30, 2016


J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto VI
Georg Philipp Telemann: Ouverture in D Major
Johann Gottlieb Graun: Concerto for Viola da gamba in A Major
Michel Corrette: Concert ‘Le Phénix’


The Dramatic Voice of the Baroque

with Paul Max Tipton, bass-baritone; March 4-5, 2016


J.C.Fr. Bach:
Pygmalion, eine Kantate
Sinfonia in D Minor
Harpsichord Concerto in A Major


Berlin in the Baroque

with Wilbert Hazelzet, baroque flute, & Paul Jacobson, baroque flute; January 29-30, 2016


Georg Philipp Telemann: Ouverture & Conclusion in E Minor from Tafelmusik I
Johann Joachim Quantz: Flute Concerto in G Major
Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso Op. 2 No. 5 in D Minor
W.F. Bach: 4 Fugues
Johann Gottlieb Janitsch: Sinfonia in F Major


Morning, Noon, Night

with Marc Destrubé, baroque violin; November 20-21, 2015


Joseph Haydn:
Symphony No. 6 in D Major, “Le Matin”
Symphony No. 7 in C Major, “Le Midi”
Symphony No. 8 in G Major, “Le Soir”
Harpsichord Concerto in F Major


Two Bachs, Two Harpsichords

with Jacques Ogg & Elisabeth Wright, harpsichord; September 18-19, 2015


C.P.E. Bach: Concerto for two Harpsichords in F Major, Wq. 46
Christoph Graupner: Ouverture in C Minor
J.S. Bach: Concerto for two Harpsichords in C Minor, BWV 1062
Pietro Locatelli: Sinfonia in F Minor


Lyra at the Twin Cities Early Music Festival

with Jacques Ogg, Tami Morse, and Donald Livingston, harpsichord, & Ellen Rider and Stanley King, oboe; August 8, 2015


J.S. Bach: Concerto for 3 Harpsichords in D Minor
Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto a la Francese in C Major
Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Oboes in D Minor
J.S. Bach: Concerto for 3 Harpsichords in C Major

The Soul of the Genius: Mozart & His World

with Jaap ter Linden, conductor, & Meredith Hall, soprano; May 8-9, 2015


W.A. Mozart: Symphony No. 21 in A Major, K 134
Joseph Haydn: Arianna a Naxos
C.P.E. Bach: Harpsichord Concerto in G Major, Wq. 44
Johann Adolph Hasse: selections from Virtuosi delle Musi and Piramo e Tisbe
Venanzio Rauzzini: selections from Piramo e Tisbe


Esther: A Handel Oratorio

with Matthew Mehaffey, conductor, & Linh Kauffman, soprano; March 6-7, 2015


Handel: Concerto Grosso Op. 3, No. 5 in D Minor
Handel: Esther, HWV 50a


Bach & The Harpsichord

with Jacques Ogg & Elisabeth Wright, harpsichord; January 30-31, 2015


Vivaldi: “Winter” from The Four Seasons
Telemann: Don Quixote Suite
J.S. Bach: Suite in E minor, BWV 996 for solo harpsichord
W.F. Bach: Sinfonia in F Major, Fk67
Handel: Concerto Grosso Op 6 No 4
Platti: Sonata in G Minor for violin, cello and continuo


Christmas in the Baroque

with Marc Destrubé, baroque violin; December 12-13, 2014


Vivaldi: Concerto for four violins in D Major, from L’Estro Armonico, Op. 3
Rameau: Concert V, from Pièces de clavecin, transcrit en sextuor
J.S. Bach: Violin Concerto in E Major
Zavateri: Concerto Pastorale Op. 1, No. 10
Avison: Concerto No. 6 in D Major, from 12 Concerti Grossi after sonatas by Domenico Scarlatti


Audience Favorites!

with David Douglass, violin, & Lyra Soloists; October 10-11, 2014


Vivaldi: “Spring” from The Four Seasons
Telemann: Concerto for Transverse Flute, Oboe d’amore & Viola d’amore
J.S. Bach: Harpsichord Concerto in D Minor
Biber: Selections from Fidicinium Sacro Profanum
Pachelbel: Canon in D

Additional past concert information will emerge as time permits!