Vivaldi: Forces of Nature-Love of Nature

Sunday, April 23, 2023, 3 PM
$50; $40 for Morgan Members

Ensemble Castor
Sherezade Panthaki, soprano
Rodolfo Richter, leader
Vivaldi: Forces of Nature-Love of Nature

Boston Early Music Festival 
Since 1980, the Boston Early Music Festival has been at the forefront for excellence in the field of Early Music throughout North America. BEMF began co-presenting concerts and opera productions at the Morgan in 2006. 

Don’t miss stunning soprano Sherezade Panthaki in an exciting collaboration with the esteemed violin virtuoso Rodolfo Richter and the outstanding Austrian chamber orchestra Ensemble Castor in a program exploring concertos and vocal works by Antonio Vivaldi that evoke the natural world through music. “Lovely, imaginative performances.”- Gramophone

Concerto in B Major for strings and basso continuo, RV 164
Gelido in ogni vena from Farnace, RV 711
Concerto in F minor, “L’Inverno” for violin, strings, and basso continuo, Op. 8, No. 4
La Follia” in D minor for two violins and basso continuo, Op. 1, No. 12
Canta in prato, ride in monte, RV 623, motet for mezzo-soprano, strings, and basso continuo
Concerto in E major, “L’Amoroso” for violin and strings, RV 271
Sum in medio tempestatum, RV 632, motet for mezzo-soprano, strings, and basso continuo

Due to a temporary illness, mezzo-soprano Mireille Lebel has had to withdraw from her planned performance with Ensemble Castor and soprano Sherezade Panthaki will take her place. The program remains the same. 

The event will take place in the Morgan's Gilder Lehrman Hall. By entering the museum, you agree to our updated Visitor Guidelines and Policies. Masks are encouraged, but not required for attending all public programs.

Pre-concert talk: 
pre-concert talk at 2:30 PM

Photography by Reinhard Winkler

Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.