World of Keyboards

SJAC is proud to continue our partnership with The Saint John Early Music Festival to present ‘World of Keyboards’! There’s just one presentation left in the 2018-2019 schedule, but season two begins this fall.

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.

‘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.

Schedule:

June 12, 2019
Haydn’s Sonata in C Minor (1771)

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

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

December 11, 2019
Mozart vs. Clementi: A Christmas Eve Keyboard Contest

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