Women of the Baroque

Women of the Baroque

AGES 16+

Monday, October 17: 7-8 PM
Cost: $25  |  Presenters: Sallynee Amawat and Alexa Raine-Wright

Come and discover the stories of the once-popular women composers of the Baroque era such as Barbara Strozzi, Ana Bon, and Élisabeth-Claude Jacquet de La Guerre as well as works by W. A. Mozart and Antonio Vivaldi written for women who were famous instrumentalists of their day. Sallynee Amawat and Alexa Raine-Wright, historical performers, researchers, and members of Infusion Baroque will share these incredible lost treasures and the fascinating historical instruments they were written to be played on!

This class is a partnership project of Virtuosi Concerts and the Manitoba Conservatory of Music & Arts, an exciting opportunity to experience a deep dive behind the scenes with expert musicians, learning in-depth information about their programs and performances. Participants attending this class will be offered a discount on tickets should they choose to attend the upcoming Virtuosi Concert with Infusion Baroque on October 30.

It’s not too late to register! For last minute registrations, please call the office at (204) 988-7650 to register.