Concert on March 3: “Les Délices de la Solitude” – music for cello and viol

Sarasa Ensemble presents “Les Délices de la Solitude”:
Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 8pm at Friends Meeting House.
The viola da gamba and violoncello enjoyed an especially rich partnership in Georgian England, thanks to the great talents and entrepreneurial skills of foreign musicians who flocked to the cosmopolitan city of London.

Reiko Ichise, viola da gamba and Jennifer Morsches, Baroque cello present an intimate program of solos and duets for each instrument, highlighting recently rediscovered works by some especially famous players, Carl Friedrich Abel and Giacobbe Cervetto.  Other works to include French masters F. Couperin, Ste Colombe le fils and Boismortier.