2022-23 Season Archive

Rachel Podger

Con Tre Violini

A program featuring some of the 17th century’s best repertoire scored for three violins and continuo, featuring Rachel Podger.

Locations

1/6 Davis House Bozeman | 1/7 Recital Hall Missoula | 1/8 Colter-Sanchez House Helena | 1/9 Cisel Hall Billings | 1/10 Calvary Episcopal Church  Red Lodge  | 1/11 Farris House Bozeman | 1/12 Old Main Gallery Bozeman

Performers

Rachel Podger (violin by Antonio Pizarini, Genoa 1739) & Carrie Krause (violin by Andrea Ferdinand Mayr, Salzburgh 1740) & Manami Mitzumoto (violin by Joan Carol Klotz, Mittenwald 1761),  | Nate Helgeson (dulcian by Martin Praetorius, Beedenbostel 2022, after Berlin) | John Lenti (theorbo by Klaus Jacobsen, London 2001, after anonymous Italian 17th c models)

Program

Sonata for 3 Violines & Continuo (1641) Giovanni Fontana (1589-1630)
Sonata Seconda a 3, Libro 6 (1636) Giovanni Buonamente (1595-1642)
Sonata Seconda a Sopran Solo, Libro 2 (1629), Sonata X for 2 Violins & Continuou, Libro 2 (1620) Dario Castello (1602-1631)
Canon & Gigue in D major, P. 37 (1680) Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706)
Sonata XXI ‘con tre violini’ (1615) Giovanni Gabrieli (1556-1612)
Recercada prima sobre Doulce memoire Diego Ortiz (1519-1570)
Pavane in G minor (1680), Three Parts Upon a Ground (1678) Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Davina Clarke

“Nouvelles Variations de Divers Airs”

(Or, New Variations on Diverse Tunes)
Davina Clarke & Carrie Krause & Julia Slovarp in a fiddle fest!

Location

1/25 Cikan House Bozeman

Performers

Davina Clarke (violin by Francisco Rugeri, Cremona 1659) | Carrie Krause (violin by Andreas Ferdinand Mayr, Salzburg 1740) | Julia Slovarp (cello by Maurice Rougier, Toulon 1926

Program

Sonata in D major, TWV 40:120 from Canons Molodieux (1738) Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767)
Sonata in G minor, Op 15 (1750) Carlo Tessarini (1690-1766)
Trio Sonata in F major, Op 3 No 1 (1689) Archangelo Corelli (1653-1713)
Violin Duo in e minor, B. 518 (1789) Ignaz Pleyel (1757-1831)
Dubourg’s Maggot, Cornet tune by G.F. Handel from Airs & Duets for Two Flutes, Book 1 Arr. John Walsh (166501736)
Folies de Espagne (1736) from Nouvelles Variations de Divers Airs Jean-Pierre Guignon (1702-1774)

 

1770 coin of Voltaire (1694-1778)

Candide’s Voltaire

Music related to French Enlightenment writer and philosopher Voltaire, with pre-concert talk by John Lenti.

Locations

2/8 Quinn’s Hotsprings Paradise | 2/9 Holter Museum of Art Helena | 2/10 Big Sky Chapel Big Sky | 2/11 Peace of Christ Church Bozeman | 2/12 Community Congregational Church Columbus

Performers

Arwen Myers soprano | Aaron Sheehan tenor | Carrie Krause baroque violin | Sarah Stone viola da gamba | John Lenti lute & theorbo

Program

 

Rondeau François Francouer (1698-1787)
Tota pulchra es André Campra (1660-1744)
Vos mépris chaque jour Michel Lambert (1610-1696)
Chaconne M.P. de Montéclair (1667-1737)
“Je vivrai” from Roland Niccolò Piccinni (1728-1800)
“O Mort” (Prison Song) from Fêtes Ramire Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764)
“Fairest Isle” from King Arthur Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
Enfin la beauté Etienne Moulinié (1599-1676)
Thou turn’std this world Purcell
Ah, qu’on est malheureux M.A. Charpentier (1643-1704)
“Tristes apprêts” from Castor et Pollux Rameau
Canon from Musical Offering J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Délices des étés Sébastien le Camus (1610-1677)
Aux plaisirs, aux délices bergères Pierre Guédron (c1750-c1620)
La Portugaise Antoine Forqueray (1672-1745)
“Lorsque Vénus” from La Princesse de Navarre Rameau
“Happy We” from Acis and Galatea G.F. Handel (1685-1759)
O fair Cedaria Purcell
His golden locks John Dowland (1573-1626)
Les voix humaines Marin Marais (1656-1728)
“Enfin je vous revois…Je vais punir une barbare” from La Temple de la Gloire Rameau

 

water color painting of earth in space

Etude en Blanc, Richie Carter

Sonata Tramontana

In anticipation of BaMM’s first album release, Sonata Tramontana, Carrie Krause & John Lenti toured across rural northeast Montana, each day spent in schools and community concerts, from Malta to Sidney and in between. They kicked off the tour at The Springs senior living center in Bozeman and finished in Shepherd, with works for baroque violin and theorbo by Fontana, Corelli, Khandoshkan, and others.

Locations

3/12 Springs Retirement Home Bozeman | 3/13 Outreach at Dodson School, Malta Jr High & HS, Concert at Malta HS | 3/14 Outreach at Saco School, Hinsdale School, Glasgow Irle School, Concert at Glasgow HS  | 3/15 Nashua Public School, Frazer Public School | 3/16 Outreach at Sidney Westside Elementary, Sidney Middle School/Jr High, Sidney Central Elementary | 3/17 Lambert School, Concert at MonDak Heritage Center Sidney | 3/18 Kania House, Shepherd

Performers

Carrie Krause baroque violin | John Lenti theorbo

Program

Sonata Secunda in D Major Giovanni Batiste Fontana
Sonata in A minor “La Cesta,” Op 3, No 2 Giovanni Antonio Pandoli-Mealli 
Lachrimae Pavan John Dowland
Fairest Isle from King Arthur Henry Purcell
Paul’s Steeple or the Duke of Norfolk, from The Division Violin John Playford
Sonata Seconda in F Major, from Unarum fidium Johann Heinrich Schmelzer
Sonata No 8 in E minor, Op 5 Arcangelo Corelli
Passagio Rotto in A minor, Aria Amarosa in E minor, Diverse bizzarrie sopra la Vecchia Ciaccona in C Major, from Ayres for the Violin, Libre IV Nicola Matteis
water color painting of earth in space

Earth watercolor by Elena Mozhvilo

In Celebration of Earth

Works incorporating elements of nature, as well as care and comfort for our planet, by composers – both contemporary and 19th century – who share its reverence. Beyond Baroque series

Locations

3/30 American Prairie National Discovery Center Lewistown | 3/31 Cisel Hall Billings | 4/1 Reynolds Recital Hall, MSU Bozeman | 4/2 First Presbyterian Church Dillion. Outreach performances at masterclasses at the Day Bank Building in Lewistown, Musselshell County Public School Outreach, Noon Notes with MCMS at Bozeman High School.

Performers

Carrie Krause violin | Julie Gosswiller piano

Program

Grey Owl John Arcand
Sonta No 1, Op 78 in G Major Johannes Brahms
Nocturne for Violin & Piano John Cage
Nocturne from Two Pieces for Violin & Piano Lili Boulanger
II. The Wind at Maclaren Summit from Three High Places for Solo Violin John Luther Adams
Danaus Thomas Meinzen
Blue Curve of the Earth Tina Davidson
Mercy Max Richter

Excerpt from Self-portrait, Wouter Johannes van Troostwijk, c. 1809

Corelli: Lover of Art and Long Walks

A tour presenting Corelli’s Opus 5 Sonatas (1700) in rural art galleries, studios, and museums.

Locations

7/17 Linda Foy Gallery, Twin Bridges | 7/18 Artist Refuge, Basin | 7/19 Main Stope Gallery, Butte | 7/20 Bozeman Art Museum, Bozeman | 7/21 Sweet Grass Theatre, Big Timber | 7/22 Trinity Episcopal, Jeffers | 7/23 Aunt Dofe’s Gallery, Willow Creek

Performers

Carrie Krause, baroque violin | Susan Stone, baroque cello | Gabe Shuford, harpsichord

Program

Violin Sonata No. 1 in D major Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713)
Cello Sonata in G minor, RV 42 Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
Sonata No. 11 in E major Corelli
Sonata No. 5 in G minor Corelli
Sonata K. 27 in B minor Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
Sonata K. 25 in G major Scarlatti
Sonata No. 3 in C major Corelli

 

The Enchanted Castle by Claude Lorrain, 1664

Fairest Isle

Music of 18th century England by Purcell, Handel, Oswald, Jones, and others, featuring Cape Breton fiddler David Greenberg.

Locations

8/15 Ringling Church, Ringling | 8/17 Lachapelle-Krause House, Bozeman | 8/22 Gallatin River Gallery, Big Sky| 8/25 Elling House, Virginia City | 8/26 Home of Anne & Bruce Kania, Shepherd | 8/27 Community Congregational Church, Columbus

Performers

David Greenberg & Carrie Krause, baroque violin | Annabeth Shirley, baroque cello & viola da gamba | Nate Helgeson, baroque bassoon |  Anna O’Connell, baroque harp | John Lenti, theorbo

Program

Curtain Time, Minuet, Hornpipe, Bourée, Scotch Tune Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
The Northern Lass James Oswald (1710-1769)/Traditional
Sonata No. The Country Lass, The Bush Aboon Traquair (from A Treatise of Good Taste in the Art of Musick) Franbcesco Geminiani (1687-1762)
Sonata in A Minor (1737) (from Chamber Air’s for a Violin and Through Bass, Op. 2) Richard Jones (1680?-1744)
Eileen Aroon with Variations set by Mr. Dubourg Matthew Dubourg (1703-1767)/Traditional
Trio Sonata in G minor, p. 2 No. 5 G.F. Handel (1685-1759)
Fairest Isle (from King Arthur)  Purcell
The Bonniest Lass in a’ the Warld William McGibbon (1690-1756)/Traditional
Kate & David’s Strathspey Set (medley):
Kate & David’s Strathspey (Alauna MacLean), Lady Erskine Reel (traditional), Don Leo Rankin Reel (Elmer Briand & Dan R. MacDonald)
arr. David Greenberg