Friday, March 31, 2023, 7pm
The Opsahl/Pritchard Duo
Two of Los Angeles’ finest players will present “La selva di varii passaggi:” music for Cornetto, Recorder and Keyboards from Early
Modern Italy, by Frescobaldi, Gabrieli, Guami and more.
Alex Opsahl, cornetto and recorder
Ian Pritchard, keyboards
Friday December 2, 2022, 7pm
“The Expansion of Time”
Exploring two centuries of the beloved tune "Folies d'Espanga" as heard in Spain, France, and Germany
Alice Robbins, viola da gamba
Margaret Irwin-Brandon, harpsichord
Friday, January 6, 2023, 7pm
“There was a Time...”
An evening of 19th Century Parlour Music in a fetching program ranging from Mozart and Haydn to Stephen Foster
Ellen Hargis, soprano
Charles Metz, square piano by Clementi
Friday, March 3, 2023, 7pm
Los Jubilados sweetens the beat in a stupendous outpouring of joy and soul, in a band of dulcians, recorder, viol, regal and harpsichord. Music from European Centers, the time of Frescobaldi.
The Art of Time
Desert Baroque's 2022-2023 Winter Season of five concerts considers The Art of Time in music from the late Renaissance to the Mid-Nineteenth Century. With the music of the Baroque at its heart, all music is performed on instruments of the historic period for which the programs are drawn, and will be presented at The Artists Center at the Galen in Palm Desert, CA.
For inquiries, please complete the form below, or contact Founder/Director Margaret Irwin-Brandon directly at:
mirwinbrandon [at] gmail.com | 413-285-6881