Festival 1750

Matthew Halls
Jon Christopher Meyers / Oregon Bach Festival

Monday, April 20, 9pm

On a Festival 1750 broadcast, Matthew Halls leads the Handel and Haydn period instrument orchestra in Beethoven's iconic Symphony No. 5, as well as a clarinet concerto by Weber with soloist Eric Hoeprich.

Courtesies of Boston Baroque, The Handel and Haydn Society, and BEMF (2)

WCRB takes you to the concert halls of three of Boston's cornerstone music organizations, with weeknight performances from Boston Baroque, the Handel and Haydn Society, and the Boston Early Music Festival.

Nevermind in concert at Abbaye aux Dame, la cité musicale
Courtesy of the artist

Tuesday, April 21, 9pm

On the second night of Festival 1750, the French ensemble, anchored by harpsichordist Jean Rondeau, performs music by Telemann, Couperin, Bach, and Quentin at the 2017 Boston Early Music Festival.

Violinist Christina Day Martinson
Kathy Wittman, Ball Square Films / Boston Baroque

Wednesday, April 22, 9pm

In a Festival 1750 broadcast, violinist Christina Day Martinson is one of several soloists featured in a Boston Baroque New Year's Day concert at Sanders Theatre in Cambridge.

Stu Rosner

Monday, April 27, 9pm

On a Festival 1750 broadcast, violinist Aisslinn Nosky leads the Handel and Haydn Society in an exuberant performance of concertos by Vivaldi and Locatelli at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall.

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