Music Series

 

Directed by
Adam Knight Gilbetrt,
University of Southern California
Rotem Gilbert,
University of Southern California

Masque of Devils

USC Thornton Baroque Sinfonia,
directed by Rotem Gilbert

Friday, September 14, 2012
Huntington Library, Overseers' Room
11:45am-1pm

Performance of the Masque of Devils from The Tempest (1674), Act II, scene 4 by Pelham Humfrey (1647-74), Pietro Reggio (1632-85), Matthew Locke (c. 1621-1677)

Soloists:
Stacey Helley -- mezzo-soprano
Karina Kallas -- soprano
Tara Bailey -- soprano
Katina Mitchell -- soprano
Joel Nesvedba -- baritone
Vicente Chavarria -- baritone
Arthur Omura -- harpsichord

Early Music Masterworks

Thornton Baroque Sinfonia, directed by Rotem Gilbert

Friday, October 12, 2012
USC, University Park Campus
Alfred Newman Recital Hall
8pm

Music of Trecento Italy

Lucente Stella
USC Collegium Workshop
Directed by Rachelle Foxand Rotem Gilbert

Saturday, November 17, 2012

USC, University Park Campus
United University Church
7:00pm

Italian trecento music from the manuscripts  Codex Rossi 215, Squarcialupi Codex  and Lucca Codex. Including works of Francesco Landini, Zachara da Teramo, and Johannes Ciconia for voices, lute, vielle, harp, recorder and alta capella.

A Baroque Christmas from Spain and the New World

Thornton Baroque Sinfonia, directed by Rotem Gilbert

Friday, December 7, 2012
USC, University Park Campus
Alfred Newman Recital Hall
8pm

This Sweet Siren

USC Early Music Faculty Recital with Adam Knight Gilbert and Rotem Gilbert

Friday, February 22, 2013
USC, University Park Campus
Alfred Newman Recital Hall
8pm

Early Music faculty Adam Knight Gilbert and Rotem Gilbert present a duo recorder recital with guests Malachi Bandy (viola da gamba), Dongsok Shin (harpsichord), and Jason Yoshida (theorbo). They will perform works by Uccellini, Schmelzer, Telemann, and J.S. Bach, featuring inventive sonatas and canzoni and virtuosic variations on popular songs and dances.

Music from Hamburg, Leipzig, Dresden, and the German Lands

Thornton Baroque Sinfonia, directed by Adam Knight Gilbert, featuring music from Hieronymous Praetorius.

Friday, March 8, 2013
USC, University Park Campus
Alfred Newman Recital Hall
8pm

Schoon liedekens, oudt en nieu: Renaissance Music by the Flemish Folk and Polyphonic Masters

USC Collegium Workshop

Saturday, April 13, 2013
USC, University Park Campus
United University Church
7:30pm

Adam Knight Gilbert, Rachelle Fox, and Rotem Gilbert lead this USC Collegium Workshop at the United University Church. Music by the Flemish folk meets the polyphonic masters. Featuring folk songs of Flanders and Brabant, and the music it inspired by the great Franco-Flemish masters, Henricus Isaac, Johannes Ghiselin, Jacob Clemens non Papa, and Tielmam Susato.

La Pellegrina 1589: Music for a Magnificent Florentine Wedding

Thornton Baroque Sinfonia, directed by Adam Knight Gilbert

Friday, May 3, 2013
USC, University Park Campus
Alfred Newman Recital Hall
8pm

All events are free and open to the public.  For more information email emsi@usc.edu

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