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Contrasto Armonico – Baroque Music Concert – Pender Island
Oct 1 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm$25.00
This fall the Salt Spring Baroque Music Society www.saltspringbaroque.com presents the ART ISLE Concert Series. This series will bring concerts of Baroque Music to audiences of the Gulf Islands, and will feature world-renowned musicians from Italy, Marco Vitale and Romeo Ciuffa.
On Friday, October 1st ART ISLE and the Ptarmigan Arts Society present Contrasto Armonico in an chamber concert of Baroque Music at the Pender Islands Community Hall, 4418 Bedwell Harbour Road. Members of Contrasto Armonico are Marco Vitale (Italy) on harpsichord, Romeo Ciuffa (Italy) on flutes, Paul Luchkow (BC) on violin, and Kerry Graham (BC) on bassoon. All musicians will be performing on period instruments. Both Marco Vitale and Romeo Ciuffa have stellar musical careers, performing, directing, recording, and teaching internationally. Marco performs regularly with Jordi Savall’s ensembles Le Concert des Nations & Hespèrion XXI. Romeo is a sought-after baroque flute and recorder player, and a recording artist specializing in Seventeenth and Eighteenth century European music. Full bios of the performers can be found on the Salt Spring Baroque Music Society’s website.
This will be a memorable evening of live 17th and 18th century Baroque music!
Tickets are $25 for adults and $5 for children under 12. They are available in advance at www.ptarmiganarts.org/programs. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. The concert begins at 7:00. Current PHO guidelines regarding Covid-19 will be followed. Details can be found on the ticket link. If the concert is cancelled due to Covid-19, tickets will be fully refunded.