Anacortes Arts Foundation


Music by Johann Sebastian Bach

Friday, March 22, 2019 at 7 PM
Croatian Cultural Center, 801 5th Street, Anacortes

2019 0322 jeffrey cohan  Hans Jurgen Schnoor

For the “totally baroque” connoisseur this is your concert! Harpsichord/flute works by one of the most creative and prolific composers of all time will be performed by two skilled collaborating musicians.  Jeffrey Cohan is an area resident with an international reputation as a performer and scholar.  Hans-Jürgen Schnoor hails from Germany.

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Fire and Ice: Hot Music from Cold Climates

Friday, May 10, 2019 at 7 PM
United Methodist Church of Anacortes
2201 H Avenue (corner of H and 22nd), Anacortes

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Agave Baroque. Rich, dark timbres, experimental techniques and extremes of drama and virtuosity -- it could be heavy metal ... or it could be a violin sonata by Johann Paul von Westhoff, the wild 17th-century German violinist and composer. While Italy was busy acquiring its status as the center of the musical world, composers and performers in northern Germany, Scandinavia, England and Holland were busy developing their own unique sound, blending Italian influences with a distinctly northern sensibility and style. San Francisco’s "free-spirited" early-music powerhouse Agave Baroque offers up this program of fiery, bold, and inventive works by Westhoff, as well as Buxtehude, Locke, Sidon, Peterson and Roman. 

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