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October 15 and 16

TEMPESTA TURNS TEN — fanfares, suites and a birthday symphony

Saturday, October 15, 8:00
Arch Street Friends Meeting, 320 Arch Street

Sunday, October 16, 4:00
Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill, 8855 Germantown Avenue, Chestnut Hill

Hear Tempesta’s grandest orchestra ever, complete with trumpets, horns and tympani! We perform Vivaldi’s famous Concerto for Four Violins on the 300th anniversary of its publication, a birthday symphony by Boyce, a ballet suite from Rameau’s Celebrations of Polyhymnia and a festive overture by Fasch in its modern premiere.

PROGRAM:
“Birthday” Symphony in A, Op 2 No 2 — William Boyce
Concerto for 4 Violins in B Minor, Op 3 No 10, from L’Estro armonico — Antonio Vivaldi
Ouverture in D, FWV K:D2* — Johann Friedrich Fasch (modern premiere)
Konzertsatz in F, FWV L:F3* — Fasch
Suite from Les Fêtes de Polymnie — Jean-Philippe Rameau

* Part of our live-in-concert, modern premiere recording for Chandos to be released in 2012.

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