Columbia Baroque Concert Series


4 Improvvisato!

Guest Artist: Hazel Ketchum, lute and soprano

Featuring: Gail Ann Schroeder, viola da gamba

  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019

  • 7:00 p.m. Concert Conversations with Peter A. Hoyt

  • 7:30 p.m. Performance

  • USC School of Music Recital Hall, 813 Assembly Street, Columbia (MAP)

Hazel Ketchum returns to Columbia Baroque for this extravaganza concert of music by Vivaldi, Scarlatti, Schmelzer, and introducing a recently discovered Fantasia for solo gamba by Telemann. Improvvisato! refers to Italian-style ornamentation where performers improvise flourishes and embellishments that add beauty and personal expression to the music.


May 14, 2019

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Columbia Baroque
P O Box 6972
Columbia, SC 29260

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