Classical 91.5

Fri 4/21 @ 12:00p Pegasus Early Music presents music by Erlebach

Mar 27, 2017

Philipp Heinrich Erlebach: Sonata Sesta
Julie Andrijeski, Boel Gidholm, violins; Beiliang Zhu, viola da gamba; Leon Shelhase, harpsichord; Deborah Fox, theorbo

Recorded October 30, 2016 at the Downtown United Presbyterian Church, Rochester, NY in a concert entitled "Fantasticus."

What’s Fantasticus??? The Fantastic Style in music is related to the art of improvisation, and was described as “…especially suited to instruments. It is the most free and unrestrained method of composing, it is bound to nothing…it was instituted to display genius” (Kircher).

Hear more from Pegasus Early Music on their YouTube channel.