Chamber Music on the Hill, in residence at McDaniel College, presents “All Baroque” with Don Horneff, harpsichord, Nicholas Currie, violin, Tim Anderson, cello, and Rodrigo Tarraza, flute, Sunday, March 8 at 3:00 p.m. The concert will take place in (Little) Baker Chapel.
Don Horneff teaches piano, harpsichord, brass pedagogy, and electronic music at McDaniel College. He performs solo, in duos and trios extensively throughout the mid-Atlantic Region. He is the Director of Music and organist at Emmanuel United Church of Christ in Hanover, PA.
Canadian-born Nicholas Currie is Concertmaster of the Mid-Atlantic Symphony, and Principal Second of Concert Artists of Baltimore. He also has performed widely as a soloist and chamber musician.
Cellist and composer Tim Anderson has performed chamber music throughout the U.S., Canada, and Austria. He is music director of the Concord Ensemble, which appeared on the “Today Show” and in the movie “The Visiting.” Tim is a member of the Lancaster Symphony and the Live Wire String Quartet. He is presently cello instructor at McDaniel College and Harford Community College.
Rodrigo Tarraza is an internationally renowned flautist and saxophonist. He studied with Barthold Kuijken at the Royal Conservatory, The Hague and has performed throughout North America, South America, and Europe as both a soloist and chamber musician.
Tarraza has taught baroque and modern transverse flute and saxophone at schools and universities in Norway, Holland, Germany, Chile, and the US, including the New England and San Francisco Conservatories. He has performed and recorded internationally with the Ensemble Les Inégales, a group he co-founded in 1995 which is dedicated to European, and specifically, French chamber music, and Unfulfilled Desires, an international jazz-funk band based in Boston, MA that he cofounded in 2001.
The ornate music of 1600-1750 Europe, Baroque style is notable for complex harmonies, including counterpoint, and increased emphasis on contrast. Bach, Handel and Vivaldi are a few of the many well-known Baroque composers whose work will be heard during the performance.
Tickets, which will be available at the door before the concert, are $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and veterans. Children and students with valid ID are admitted free. For more information, call 410-857-2599.
Requests for interpreters are welcome and can be made up to one week prior to the event by contacting interpreting firstname.lastname@example.org. Other accommodation requests can be directed to Conference Services at 410-857-2212.
Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 3:00pm
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