Music by Bach, Handel, and Buxtehude
Madison Bach Musicians chamber ensemble will perform baroque masterworks by Bach, Handel, Telemann, Buxtehude, Schmelzer, and Vivaldi. MBM director Trevor Stephenson will also speak about the period instruments, the composers, and the selection on the program.
The ensemble will be joined by outstanding Chicago-based mezzo soprano Margaret Fox who will sing a cantata by Buxtehude, devotional hymns from the Schemelli-Bach Songbook, and a selection of Scottish Airs.
Madison Bach Musicians Chamber Ensemble:
Kangwon Kim, baroque violin
Martha Vallon, baroque cello
Margaret Fox, mezzo-soprano
Trevor Stephenson, harpsichord