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Desert Baroque 2019 Master Classes


Friday, Feb. 15, 2:30 - 4 pm

Church of St. Paul in the Desert, Parish Hall, 125 W. El Alameda, Palm Springs

Randall Love, Fortepiano (Duke University)

Late Baroque & early Classical repertoire


Saturday, Feb. 16, 10:30 am -12 pm

Home of Charles Metz, 2048 N. Farrell Dr., Palm Springs

Charles Metz, Harpsichord & Fortepiano (Chicago, St. Louis & Palm Springs)

Haydn repertoire on harpsichord or fortepiano


Sunday, Feb. 17, 10:30 am - 12 pm

Home of M. Irwin-Brandon, 9395 Calle Barranca, Desert Hot Springs

Monica Jakuc Leverett, Fortepiano (Professor Emerita, Smith College)

Mozart repertoire for fortepiano: variations, rondos, sonata movements, etc.

Available instruments:

Fortepianos by Belt/Metz, Thomas McCobb, Paul McNulty

Harpsichords by Keith Hill, Leopoldo Perez Robledo, Walter Burr

Clavichord by Jeffrey Lende; Toy Piano by Schoenhut

Fees: $60 for each class, $70 at the event.

Student discounts: $40 for each class.

Full Festival Subscription:

  • $275 (includes 4 concerts reserved seating, 3 masterclasses, and Sunday lunch)

  • Partner of participant: $110 (includes 4 concerts and Sunday lunch)

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