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Monteverdi’s Orfeo

Often called the first great opera, Orfeo sounds as fresh and contemporary today as it must have at its premiere in 1607. A dramatic and poignant tale of love and loss, the opera comes to life in a compelling concert production directed by Grammy® winner Stephen Stubbs, with a cast of stellar soloists. A concert […]

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Monteverdi’s Orfeo

Often called the first great opera, Orfeo sounds as fresh and contemporary today as it must have at its premiere in 1607. A dramatic and poignant tale of love and loss, the opera comes to life in a compelling concert production directed by Grammy® winner Stephen Stubbs, with a cast of stellar soloists. A concert […]

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Off to the Underworld with BCOC

A preview by Betsy Schwarm Boy loves girl – boy loses girl – boy gets girl back (almost):  it’s one of the most timeless of all plot-lines, inhabiting countless novels, plays, ballets, and operas.  It’s also the theme of Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi (1567 – 1643).  Orfeo tells the Greek myth of Orpheus, whose singing […]

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A Taste of Baroque: A Feast of Your Favorites

Two virtuosic concertos from Telemann are the main course, audience voting selected the appetizers and dessert. Enjoy these popular favorites, inspired improvisations, and rarely performed gems. Bring a friend, share our imagination in the moment. 

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A Taste of Baroque: A Feast of Your Favorites

Two virtuosic concertos from Telemann are the main course, audience voting selected the appetizers and dessert. Enjoy these popular favorites, inspired improvisations, and rarely performed gems. Bring a friend, share our imagination in the moment. 

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A Taste of Baroque: A Feast of Your Favorites

Two virtuosic concertos from Telemann are the main course, audience voting selected the appetizers and dessert. Enjoy these popular favorites, inspired improvisations, and rarely performed gems. Bring a friend, share our imagination in the moment. 

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Dissolve…Baroque + Spoken Word + Hip-Hop Dance

Dissolve: (Verb) – to cause to disperse or disappear, to fade away (Noun) – a gradual superimposing of one motion-picture or television shot upon another on a screen Bold, experimental music from the 17th century collides with Spoken Word and Hip Hop Dance in an original blended performance that bends genres… tapping into the power […]

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Dissolve…Baroque + Spoken Word + Hip-Hop Dance

Dissolve: (Verb) – to cause to disperse or disappear, to fade away (Noun) – a gradual superimposing of one motion-picture or television shot upon another on a screen Bold, experimental music from the 17th century collides with Spoken Word and Hip Hop Dance in an original blended performance that bends genres… tapping into the power […]

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Pick Your Flavor of Baroque: Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado in February

A preview article by Ruth Carver The Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado brings a unique mélange of tastes and flavors to audiences in the bleak midwinter this February. With pieces voted on by listeners at their recent December concerts, and a mix of other classics, this “A Taste for Baroque” program is sure to have […]

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Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado

Welcome the holiday season with the incomparable music of J.S. Bach and his contemporary Handel. Featuring the festive and joyful Cantata 51, with soprano Nola Richardson and trumpeter Kathryn James Adduci, along with the Orchestral Suite No. 3, a fiery violin concerto, and selected arias from Handel’s Messiah. 

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