"Of Frogs and Men" with the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

June 11, 2017

On WCRB In Concert with Boston Early Music Festival, the German baroque ensemble performs a playful program showcasing interpretations of the natural world through music.

Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

On the program:

Farina: Capriccio Stravagante 
Zelenka: Hipocondrie à 7 concertanti in A major, ZWV 187
Telemann: Violin Concerto in A major, “Les Rainettes” (The Frogs)
Marcello: Concerto No. 5 in B-flat major, from "La Cetra"
Vivaldi: Recorder Concerto in D major, “Il Gardellino”, RV 428
Vivaldi: Concerto for Oboe & Bassoon in G major, RV 545
Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 12 in D minor, "La Follia" (after Corelli)

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