The Edmonton Chamber Music Society | Ensemble Caprice

The Edmonton Chamber Music Society

Ensemble Caprice

Salsa baroque – Music of Latin America and Spain

Ensemble Caprice
photo: Bill Blackstone

8 PM  
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A program featuring a musical journey through the 16th and 17th centuries and the fusion of the Old and the New Worlds through the blending of European polyphony and Latin American traditional music. The program includes works by Juan de Araujou, Gaspar Fernandes, Juan García de Zéspedes, and their contemporaries.

Ensemble Caprice is an acclaimed baroque ensemble that performs on period instruments, and has become known for its innovative and adventuresome approach to an increasingly expanding musical repertoire.

Matthias Maute | Artistic Director | Recorder, traverso
Sophie Larivière | Artistic Director | Recorder, traverso
David Jacques | Baroque guitar
Susie Napper | Baroque cello
Ziya Tabassian | Percussion

“...imaginative, even powerful; and the playing is top-flight.” New York Times | November 2009

Sponsor for this performance:

Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec

Thank you to our sponsors:

The City of EdmontonVUE WeeklyThe GramophoneAlberta Foundation for the ArtsCorporate CopyYEG LiveEdmonton Arts CouncilConseil des arts et des lettres du QuébecCKUA Radio Network

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