Music from Town & Tavern — May 2012

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Program Details

Corey Jamason, Artistic Director

Catherine Webster, soprano

Studenten-Schmaus (1626) Johann Hermann Schein (1586–1630)

Frischauf, ihr Klosterbrüder mein
So da, mein liebes Brüderlein
Galliarda from Banchetto Musicale
Sieh da, sieh da, ihr lieben Herrn
Holla, gut G’sell, ich will dir san
Courante from Banchetto Musicale
Ihr Brüder, lieben Brüder mein

Selections from Mer han en neue Oberkeet,
BWV 212
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)

Overture
Ach, es schmekt
Wir gehn nun, wo der Tudelsack

Selections from The Fairy-Queen Henry Purcell (1659–1695)

Now join your warbling voices
Sing while we trip it
Fairies’ Dance
Prelude
If love’s a sweet passion
Dance for the Fairies
Now the night
Hail! great parent of us all

Two songs:

O Fair Cedaria
She loves and confesses

Catherine Webster, soprano; Elisabeth Reed, cello; Corey Jamason, harpsichord

From The Fairy-Queen:

Entry Dance
Thus happy and free
They shall be happy

INTERMISSION

From Sonata in A Major
for Violin & Harpsichord, BWV 1015
J.S. Bach

Dolce
Allegro

Cynthia Roberts, violin; Corey Jamason, harpsichord

Die Schönste Schäferin beglückt
from Don Quichotte auf der Hochzeit des Comacho
Georg Philipp Telemann (1681–1767)
Bruder! unser Erdenwallen, D148
Erhebt das Glass mit froher Hand, WoO 109
Auf! Jeder sei nun froh und sorgenfrei!, D267
Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
F. Schubert
Questo è il cielo di contenti from Alcina,
HWV 34
George Frederic Handel (1685–1759)
Lascia la spina
from Il Trinfo di Tempo e disinganno
Catherine Webster, soprano
Selections from Semele, HWV 58

Hail, Cadmus Hail!
Endless pleasure, endless love
Happy, happy shall we be!

 

San Francisco Bach Choir Baroque Ensemble
Cynthia Roberts, violin, Sharon Gustavson Chair
Carla Moore, violin
Daria D’Andrea, viola
Elisabeth Reed, violoncello
Kristin Zoernig, double bass
Susie Fong, harpsichord
Corey Jamason, harpsichord & piano

Saturday, May 19, 2012 / Sunday, May 20, 2012
Calvary Presbyterian Church, San Francisco