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Jeremy Denk with Les Violons du Roy

Jeremy Denk with Les Violons du Roy
Jeremy Denk with Les Violons du Roy photo
March 06, 2022 | 3:00 PM
  • Starting at: $50.00
  • Venue: Koerner Hall
  • Series: Online Concerts, Chamber Music Concerts
  • Genre: Chamber, Classical
  • Presenter: The Royal Conservatory

This performance was originally scheduled for Friday, February 5, 2021.


Led by the charismatic MacArthur ‘genius’ award-winning pianist Jeremy Denk, Quebec’s Les Violins de Roy perform Renaissance and Baroque works culminating with J.S. Bach’s Keyboard Concerti in E Major and D Minor.
 
“Is Les Violons du Roy perhaps the best early-music ensemble in North America? Check.” (The Washington Post)
 
“Mr. Denk is a pianist you want to hear no matter what he performs, in whatever combination – both for his penetrating intellectual engagement with the music and for the generosity of his playing.” (The New York Times)

Presented in association with the Bureau du Québec.
 
Program:
Hildegard von Bingen: O virtus Sapientiae *
William Byrd: Haec Dies *
Thomas Morley: Christes Crosse *
Claudio Monteverdi: Zefiro torna e di soavi accenti
Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto in E Major, BWV 1053
Heinrich Franz von Biber: Battalia à 10 - Sonata di Marche
Henry Purcell: Fantasia a 4 in D Minor, Z. 739
John Dowland: Lachrimae, or Seaven Teares
Carlo Gesualdo: Moro, lasso, al mio duolo *
Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto in D Minor, BWV 1052
 
*All transcriptions for strings by Jeremy Denk and Les Violons du Roy