World of Keyboards

SJAC is proud to continue our partnership with The Saint John Early Music Festival to present a second season of ‘World of Keyboards’! 

Join harpsichordist and pianist Tim Blackmore as he takes you on a tour of Renaissance, Baroque and Classical keyboard instruments and performs works from the vast repertoire of music composed for them. Visit the Saint John Early Music Festival’s website here: www.earlymusicstudio.ca/world-of-keyboards

‘World of Keyboards’ will be presented from 12:15 – 1:00 PM on the second Wednesday of the month (excluding breaks in the summer and winter during vacation & holiday seasons.)

All are welcome, admission is by freewill offering.

Thanks to our sponsors: the City of Saint John, the Province of New Brunswick, and the MacMurray Foundation.

Schedule:

October 9, 2019
The Classical Sonatina I:  Mozart’s & Beethoven

November 13, 2019
Jacques Champion de Chambonnières:  “Pièces de Clavecin” (1670)

December 11, 2019
Jean-Jacques Charpentier (1734-94): Douze noëls varies (1782)

March 11, 2020
Marianna Martinez (1744-1812): Two Harpsichord Sonatas

April 8, 2020
The Classical Sonatina II: Dussek & Steibelt

May 13, 2020
Bartolomeo Cristofori: The First Piano

June 10, 2020
François Couperin: “Pièces de Clavecin”, 6ième Ordre