La Bernardinia Baroque Ensemble



London  Paris – Hamburg
A Musical Travelogue

Experience music of the early eighteenth century from three of Europe's brilliant cultural centers as La Bernardinia performs compositions by Telemann, Boismortier, de Fesch, Hotteterre and others on recorder, viola da gamba, and harpsichord.

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 12:30pm
Market Street Music Noon Concert Series
First and Central Presbyterian Church
1101 North Market Street
Wilmington, Delaware, 19801
free admission



Baroque Conversations
Trios, Duos, and Solos by G. Ph. Telemann and J. S. Bach

La Bernardinia Baroque Ensemble explores works for recorder and viola da gamba alone, in duet, or with obbligato harpsichord accompaniment by the great German masters G.Ph. Telemann and J.S. Bach. 

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 3pm
Saint Stephen's Episcopal Church
19 South 10th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Admission by donation




La Richesse de Trois Basses de Viole 
works for three bass viols and harpsichord

Donna Fournier, viola da gamba and Marcia Kravis, harpsichord are joined by guest gambists Heather Miller Lardin and Rebecca Humphrey in a concert of music by Sainte-Colombe, Forqueray, Marais, Schenck, and Schwartzkopff.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 12:30pm
The Church of the Holy Trinity
1904 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Free will offering




European Adventure
Harpsichord Music of England, Germany, France, Spain and the Netherlands

Bernardinia's harpsichordist, Marcia Kravis performs a varied program of keyboard music by William Byrd, John Bull, Johann Jakob Froberger, Gaspard Le Roux, Johann Sebastian Bach, and Domenico Scarlatti. Proceeds will benefit Historic Fair Hill’s Reading Buddies program where Marcia is a volunteer reading tutor.

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 3pm
Chestnut Hill Meetinghouse
20 East Mermaid Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Admission by donation


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