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A performance by the Oberlin Baroque Orchestra with Guest Conductor Jeanne Lamon.
From The Fairy Queen, Z. 629 Henry Purcell
Dance for Fairies
Concerto Grosso in D Major Op. 6, No. 1 Arcangelo Corelli
Largo – Allegro
Largo – Allegro
Matthew Millkey, Mwakudua waNgure, violin Ruby Brallier, cello
Battalia à 10 Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber
Allegro. Die liederliche Gesellschaft von allerley Humor
Adagio. Lamento der Verwundten Musquetirer
Concerto for 2 Cellos in G Minor, RV 531 Antonio Vivaldi
Jessica Korotkin, Ruby Brallier, cello
Suite from Phaëton, LWV 61 Jean-Baptiste Lully
Troupe de compagnes d’Astrée dansante
Airs pour les Egyptiens: Bourée & Second Air
Entrée des furies
Music Director of Tafelmusik from 1981 to 2014, Jeanne Lamon has been praised by critics in Europe and North America for her strong musical leadership. She has won numerous awards, including honorary doctorates from York University, Mount Saint Vincent University, and University of Toronto, and the prestigious Molson Prize from the Canada Council for the Arts. In 2000, Jeanne Lamon was appointed a Member of the Order of Canada, and in 2014, a Member of the Order of Ontario. She is in demand as guest director of symphony orchestras in North America and abroad. She is an enthusiastic teacher of young professionals, which she does as Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto and through Tafelmusik’s artist training programmes. Jeanne is the Artistic Director of the Health Arts Society of Ontario, an organization dedicated to providing seniors in long-term care and retirement homes with quality concerts, a project to which she is passionately devoted. Jeanne Lamon stepped down as full-time Music Director of Tafelmusik in June, 2014, served as Chief Artistic Advisor until June of 2016, and is now Music Director Emerita. She will continue to perform and tour with the orchestra in a reduced capacity, and plans to devote more time to teaching, guest directing, and pursuing various hobbies.