Canada, Quebec, Montreal – Bach : A Family Affair under the direction of Alexander Weimann – December 7, 8 and 9, 2012

A legacy of genius

Arion has the great pleasure of welcoming Alexander Weimann, renowned harpsichordist, to the stage during this year’s Montreal Bach Festival.  Accompanied by Arion’s musicians, along with flautist Claire Guimond and harpsichordist Hank Knox, the impressive harmonic rigour of  J.S Bach will be united with the audacity and ardour of his sons… for your utmost enjoyment.

Guest conductor:  Alexander Weimann, harpsichord (Canada)
Soloists:  Alexander Weimann and Hank Knox, harpsichords, Claire Guimond, flute

On the program:
Concerto for two harpsichords in C minor by Johann Sebastian Bach
Concerto for flute and strings in D minor by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Sinfonia in D minor “Adagio and fugue”, 2 flutes and basso continuo by Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

December 7, 2012 | Friday | 8pm – concert
December 8, 2012 | Saturday | 4pm – concert
December 9, 2012 | Sunday | 2pm – concert

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