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• Up to 25% off single ticket prices
• Priority seating and free exchange privileges
• Flexible packages of 4, 5, 6 or 7 concerts
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Apollo’s Fire 2012-13 Season
October 11-14, 2012
Bach’s brandenburg ConcertosNos. 1, 2 & 5
The biggest and brassiest of Bach’s Brandenburgs – Nos. 1 & 2 – along with the most bubbly, No. 5. From the daredevil trumpet solo to the glittering harpsichord cadenza, it’s rampant virtuosity!
“A swaggering version, brilliantly played” – The Times, London
November 1-4, 2012
Laments, Madrigals & Dances from Monteverdi & Charpentier
Four singers and four virtuoso string players, accompanied by lutes and exotic percussion, perform joyous dances and haunting laments.
December 5-11, 2012
Sacred Mystery- Celtic Christmas
Meredith Hall, sopranoSteve Player, dancer/guitar | Jesse Blumberg, baritone
The program that took N.E. Ohio by storm last year! Jeannette Sorrell’s celebration of Celtic artistic traditions interweaves renaissance choral music with ancient pagan carols, folk dances and joyous fiddle tunes.
December 14-17, 2012
Meredith Hall | Amanda Crider | Jeffrey Strauss
Apollo’s Fire’s lively, theatrical interpretation of Handel’s masterpiece has delighted audiences around the country. The four soloists become “visionary storytellers” (The Plain Dealer) in this dramatic interpretation.
January 31 – February 3, 2013
The Intimate Vivaldi
Grammy-nominated lutenist Ronn McFarlane joins Apollo’s Fire chamber players to uncork the sparkling lute concertos of Vivaldi. Dueling violinists pair up with dueling theorbos in the chamber music of Castello & Marini.
March 13-17, 2013
The Intimate Bach Part II
The four stellar principals of Apollo’s Fire turn to more of Bach’s virtuosic solo works, including the Chaconne for Unaccompanied Violin, the Suite in C minor for Unaccompanied Cello, and the Flute Sonata in E minor.
April 25-28, 2013
Mozart & Papa Haydn
Amanda Forsythe, soprano
Haydn’s stormy “Trauer” Symphony (a highlight of his Sturm und Drang period) gives way to the laughter of young Mozart’s early operas. Beloved soprano Amanda Forsythe returns, fresh from triumphs at Covent Garden.
SINGLE TICKETS ONLY
March 21, 2013 in Chagrin Falls
A Night at Bach’s Coffeehouse
Jeannette Sorrell and five colleagues perform Brandenburg Concerto No. 5, the Musical Offering Triosonata, the Sonata in E minor for Flute and Continuo, and the wild “La Folia” by Bach’s esteemed colleague, Vivaldi.
Subscribers receive up to 25% off! – plus priority seating & free exchange privileges.
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