Music in Mind: Festive Baroque - Sunday, December 11th, 2011
Music in Mind: Festive Baroque In Memory of Paul Traver
Sunday, December 11, 2011 3:00 pm - Dekelboum Concert HallKenneth Slowik leads School of Music faculty and the UMD Chamber Singers in a performance J.S. Bach’s virtuosic Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 5 and 6 and choruses from G.F. Handel’s oratorios Esther, Deborah, Hercules, and Messiah.
This UM SOM Music in Mind event, entitledFestive Baroquecelebrates the life of Dr. Paul Traver, the founding director of the University of Maryland Chorus and the artistic director of the world-famous Maryland Handel Festival. Learn more about the pieces and performers featured on this program in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library: Recordings featuring faculty artist Kenneth Slowik
Bach Books: learn more about the Brandenburg concerti through critical analyses and biographies of the composer
Handel Books: Learn more about Handel oratorios through critical analyses and biographies of the composer