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Samara Garden & Home Presents: Music in the age of Jane Austen

Enjoy the sights and sounds from the lives of Jane Austen and the characters in her novels. This series of four concerts will be performed on period instruments (harpsichord and pianoforte) in a Downton Abbey inspired house-concert setting.

Concert I--Sunday, January 25th at 1:00 and 4:00

Overture to La bona figliuola maritata (The Accomplish'd Maid)--Piccinni
Selections from the Water Music Suite--Handel
Sonata No. 4 in A Major for Violin and Pianoforte/Harpsichord B. 434--Pleyel
Keyboard Sonata in C Major, Hob XVI/35--Haydn
The Battle of Prague: A Military Sonata for Piano or Harpsichord with Violin Accompaniment--Frantisek Koczwara
Sonia Lee--Harpsichord and Pianoforte
Nancy Maio--Violin
Lewis Schultz--Narrator

Concert II--Sunday, February 8th at 1:00 and 4:00

Music for a while--Purcell
Agnus Dei (From the Mass in B Minor)--Bach
Iris hence away (From Semele), Virgam virtutis (From Dixit Dominus), Ombra mai fu (Serse)--Handel
Trennungslied, Warnung, Voi che sapete (Marriage of Figaro)--Mozart
Lieder selections (Pre-1817)--Schubert
Trevor Stephenson--Harpsichord and Pianoforte
Sarah Leuwerke--Mezzo-Soprano

Concert III--Sunday, February 22nd at 1:00 and 4:00

Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Continuo--No 2 in D Major--Bach
Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, Op 5, No. 2--Beethoven
Arias for voice and pianoforte/harpsichord--Bach
Stefanie Jacob--Harpsichord and Pianoforte
Scott Tisdel--Viola da Gamba
Cornelia Beilke--Voice

Concert IV--Sunday, March 8th at 1:00 and 4:00

Sonata in G Major, K. 13--Scarlatti
Piano Sonata in D Major, Op. 28 (Pastorale) mvts 2 & 3--Beethoven
Duets for Alto & Soprano Cantat BWV9 'Es ist das Heil uns kommen her' & BWV99 'Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan--Bach

Tickets are $25.00 per concert and are available at

Or by calling: 1-800-838-3006

Hear the music the way it was meant to be heard.