SJAC is thrilled to once again play host to the Saint John Early Music Festival, coming September 12-13, 2020, with the theme this year of ‘Bohemian Masters’. ‘Tickets’ (no paper tickets) are available now online on SJAC’s website (click on links below) or at the front desk – check out the impressive lineup for this year’s festival:
Please Note: Due to COVID-19 Guidelines seating is limited. All seats must be reserved in advance and masks are required. Programs will be presented without intermission.
SEPT 12, 2020 • 2:00 – 3:00 pm Tim Blackmore, square piano
A program devoted to sonatas by Leopold Kozeluch (1747-1818), a leading pianist in late 18th century Vienna and composer of European-wide reputation.
SEPT 12, 2020 • 7:00 pm • Esterháza Duo (Modern Instruments)
Timi Levy, violin; Tim Blackmore, square piano
Classical sonatas for piano and violin by Johann Baptist Vanhal, Adalbert Gyrowetz, Jan Ladislav Dussek & Joseph Anton Steffan.
SEPT 13, 2020 • 2:00 – 3:00 pm • La Tour Baroque Duo (Period Instruments)
Tim Blackmore, recorder & harpsichord; Michel Cardin, theorbo
Flute Sonatas by Gottfried Finger & Johann Sigismund Weiss and solo harpsichord pieces by Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer & Georg Benda.
SEPT 13, 2020 • 7:00 pm • Carleton Chamber Players (Modern Instruments)
Danielle Sametz & Danielle Girard, violins; Stephen Mott, viola; Daniel Britt, violoncello with Tim Blackmore, harpsichord & square piano
A pair of lively string symphonies by Johann & Carl Philipp Stamitz and a sparkling piano concerto by Leopold Kozeluch.