2017/18 Season

The Glories of Venice
Monteverdi, Gabrieli, Vivaldi


FEATURED SOLOISTS
 
CYNTHIA MILLER FREIVOGEL
violin-leader
STACEY BRADY
violin
DANIEL ZULUAGA
theorbo
FRANK NOWELL
organ
 
Singular beauty and passionate virtuosity combine in the alluring music of Baroque Venice, with works by Monteverdi, Gabrieli, Fontana, and Vivaldi. Vocal ensemble and soloists to be announced.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017
7:30 pm
St. Andrew Methodist Church
Highlands Ranch
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2017
7:30 pm
Antonia Brico Stage, Central Presbyterian Church
Downtown Denver
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2017
3:00 pm
Bethany Lutheran Church
Cherry Hills Village

Festive Bach and Handel
Chamber Concert

BCOC musicians perform festive chamber music by two Baroque masters, plus an instrumental suite for French Noels for the season.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2017
4:00 pm
St. Luke’s Methodist Church,
Highlands Ranch

Arcangelo’s Circle
The spirit of Corelli in 18th-Century London


FEATURED SOLOISTS
 
CYNTHIA MILLER FREIVOGEL
violin-leader
MARTIN DAVIDS
violin
LARA TURNER
cello
 
The genius and legacy of Arcangelo Corelli as revealed in the brilliant music of his London followers Geminiani, Handel, and Stanley. A spirited celebration of the Baroque concerto grosso, concluding with Corelli’s own exuberant Concerto in D major.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 6, 2018
7:30 pm
Antonia Brico Stage, Central Presbyterian Church
Downtown Denver
SUNDAY, JANUARY 7, 2018
3:00 pm
Bethany Lutheran Church
Cherry Hills Village

The Muse Project
In collaboration with Lighthouse Writers Workshop and Stories on Stage


THREE CREATIVE DIRECTORS JOIN TALENTS FOR AN ORIGINAL CROSS-GENRE PERFORMANCE

MICHAEL J. HENRY
Poet (Director, Lighthouse Writers Workshop)
ANTHONY POWELL
Actor (Artistic Director, Stories on Stage)
FRANK NOWELL
Artistic Director BCOC

ADDITIONAL WRITERS AND ACTORS TO BE ANNOUNCED.

Original poems and stories are interwoven with exquisite Baroque music to create a wondrous tapestry of odes to the muses (both ancient and modern) who ignite our imaginations. Music of Handel, Vivaldi, Geminiani, Fischer, and O’Carolan, plus a world premiere of a new commissioned work by Colorado composer Conor Abbott Brown!

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2018
7:30 pm
Claver Hall at Regis University
Denver
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2018
3:00 pm
King Center Concert Hall (Auraria campus)
Denver

The Complete Brandenburg Concertos


FEATURED ARTISTS
 
CYNTHIA MILLER FREIVOGEL
violin-leader
MARTIN DAVIDS
violin
EMILY BOWMAN
viola
LARA TURNER
cello
SANDRA MILLER AND SARAH BIBER
viola da gamba
KATHRYN MONTOYA
oboe
TODD WILLIAMS
horn
LINDA LUNBECK
recorder
TAMARA MEREDITH
flute
KEITH COLLINS
bassoon
 
In Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos we encounter the “widest spectrum of orchestral instruments in daring combinations” (Christoph Wolff ). “Every one of the six concertos set a precedent … and every one was to remain without parallel.” Our thrilling season finale features all six of these perennial favorites, performed together in one program on period instruments! Featuring an array of superb soloists and the winner of BCOC’s first annual young artist competition.
THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
7:30 pm
Broomfield Auditorium
Broomfield
FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018
7:30 pm
St. Andrew Methodist Church
Highlands Ranch
SATURDAY, MAY 19, 2018
7:30 pm
Bethany Lutheran Church
Cherry Hills Village
SUNDAY, MAY 20, 2018
3:00 pm
Antonia Brico Stage, Central Presbyterian Church
Downtown Denver

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