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NEC's Jordan Hall

Friday, Apr 24
7:30 PM
Saturday, Apr 25
7:30 PM
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George Frideric Handel

OPERA: Agrippina

Boston Baroque closes the season with Handel’s opera Agrippina featuring Metropolitan Opera rising star soprano Susanna Phillips in the title role and Australian sensation and much sought after countertenor David Hansen as Aggripina’s son Nerone.

Featuring

  • Susanna Phillipssoprano as Agrippina

  • David Hansencountertenor as Nerone

  • Amanda Forsythesoprano as Poppea

  • Marie Lenormandmezzo-soprano as Ottone

  • Kevin Deasbass-baritone as Claudius

  • Douglas Williamsbass-baritone as Pallante

  • Krista Rivermezzo-soprano as Narcissus

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Handel’s opera Agrippina is the story of Agrippina–the mother of Nero–and her plot to achieve the downfall of the Roman Emperor Claudius, her fourth husband, in order to install her son as emperor. It’s a story of passion, murder and the desire for power. Other key soloists include Marie Lenormand, mezzo-soprano as Ottone, Amanda Forsythe, soprano as Poppea, Kevin Deas, bass-baritone as Claudius and Douglas Williams as Pallante.

 

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30 Gainsborough St, Boston MA

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NEC's Jordan Hall

Friday, Oct 23
8:00 pm
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Vivaldi

Juditha Triumphans

Vivaldi’s virtuosic, but only surviving oratorio, with the Boston Baroque debut of mezzo-soprano Daniela Mack, and the return of favorites soprano Amanda Forsythe and mezzo-soprano Leah Wool. This one-night only performance of this rarely heard gem is not to be missed!

Featuring

  • Daniela Mackmezzo-soprano as Juditha

  • Leah Woolmezzo-soprano as Holofernes

  • Amanda Forsythe soprano as Vagaus

  • Sonja DuToit Tengbladsoprano as Abra and Ozias

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Venue Address

30 Gainsborough St, Boston MA

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NEC's Jordan Hall

Friday, Dec 11
7:30 pm
Saturday, Dec 12
7:30 pm
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Handel

Messiah

“Striving for a fresh Messiah year after year” says the Boston Globe. This annual tradition will feature the debut of Trinidadian soprano Jeanine De Bique, and the return of countertenor Christopher Lowrey, tenor Thomas Cooley and bass-baritone Dashon Burton.

Featuring

  • Jeanine De Biquesoprano

  • Christopher Lowreycountertenor

  • Thomas Cooleytenor

  • Dashon Burtonbass-baritone

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Venue Address

30 Gainsborough St, Boston MA

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Sanders Theatre, Harvard University

Thursday, Dec 31
8:00 pm
Friday, Jan 1
3:00 pm
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Vivaldi

The Four Seasons

Ring in the New Year with a baroque feast including Vivaldi’s sparkling The Four Seasons featuring concertmaster Christina Day Martinson in the virtuosic violin solo. All accompanied by champagne and chocolates during intermission

Featuring

  • Christina Day Martinsonviolin

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Venue Address

45 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA

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NEC's Jordan Hall

Friday, Mar 4
8:00 pm
Saturday, Mar 5
8:00 pm
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Beethoven

Symphony No. 5

Beethoven

Piano Concerto No. 2

Considered today’s foremost fortepianist, Kristian Bezuidenhout makes his Boston Baroque debut with Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2. Romanian born Soprano Ana Maria Labin joins for Beethoven’s glorious concert aria Ah, perfido! and Haydn’s Scena di Berenice. The program will also include Beethoven’s venerable Fifth Symphony.

Featuring

  • Kristian Bezuidenhoutfortepiano

  • Ana Maria Labinsoprano

  • Kristian Bezuidenhoutfortepiano

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Venue Address

30 Gainsborough St., Boston, MA

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NEC's Jordan Hall

Friday, Apr 15
8:00 pm
Saturday, Apr 16
8:00 pm
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Mozart

OPERA: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)

This audience and family favorite features rising tenor sensation Nicholas Phan as prince Tamino and the beautiful soprano Leah Partridge as Pamina in a semi-staged production directed by Mark Streshinsky. Sung in German with English dialogue.

Featuring

  • Nicholas Phantenor as Tamino

  • Leah Partridgesoprano as Pamina

  • Andrew Garlandbaritone as Papageno

  • Gustav Andreassenbass as Sarastro

  • Mary Wilsonsoprano as Queen of the Night

  • Sara Heatonsoprano as Papagena

  • Sonja DuToit Tengbladsoprano as First Lady

  • Mara Bondesoprano as Second Lady

  • Emily Marvoshcontralto as Third Lady

  • Owen McIntoshtenor as Monostatos

  • Stefan Reedtenor as Armored Man 1

  • Dana Whitesidebaritone as Armored Man 2

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30 Gainsborough St, Boston, MA

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