Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra—February 5, 2019—CAMA's International Series at The Granada Theatre—Centennial Season

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2019, 8:00 PM Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Nicholas McGegan, Music Director Rachel Barton Pine, violin Renowned as an interpreter of a wide range of classical music, English-born conductor Nicholas McGegan was appointed Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) for “services to music overseas” by Queen Elizabeth in 2010. He has served since 1985 as Music Director of the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, establishing it as the leading period performance ensemble in the United States. The Philharmonia is dedicated to capturing the spirit and distinctive sound of music from the Baroque to the early Romantic periods using authentic instruments and stylistic conventions. American violinist Rachel Barton Pine, the youngest-ever gold medal winner of the International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition, will join the orchestra for the rarely performed Violin Concerto in D major of violinist Franz Clement (one of Beethoven’s closest friends, for whom he composed his own Violin Concerto in D major). PROGRAM: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro, K.492 Franz Clement: Violin Concerto in D Major (1805) Franz Schubert: Symphony No.6 in C Major, D.589 PRE-CONCERT LECTURE BY ANDY RADFORD, MUSIC DIRECTOR, SANTA BARBARA YOUTH SYMPHONY; AND LECTURER, WOODWIND, BRASS & PERCUSSION PROGRAM, UCSB DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC Lecture will begin at 7:00 PM; doors to The Granada Theatre will open for the lecture at 6:45 PM. Lecture seating is limited to the first 100 patrons. First come, first served. #CAMASB #CAMAat100 #CAMACentennial

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