horngems midtown concerts logo

282 TinaChanceyA program of intriguing Ayres, Suites, Divisions and Dances by Locke, Jenkins, Dowland and Young (including the 21st century premiere of Jenkins' trios for three trebles).

Tina Chancey, 5 and 6-string pardessus de viole, treble
John Mark Rozendaal, viola da gamba
Loren Ludwing, viola da gamba
Arnie Tanimoto, viola da gamba
Adam Cockerham, theorbo

Tina Chancey directs Hesperus and plays early and traditional fiddles and viola da gamba on roots music from Sephardic and Irish to early music and rock. Her specialty is the pardessus de viole; after debut concerts at Carnegie Recital Hall and Kennedy Center, she has made four pardessus recordings with a fifth, FĂȘtes Galantes, in preparation. Dr. Chancey has been given an Special Education Achievement Award by Early Music America and four Wammies for best classical instrumentalist by the Washington Area Music Association. www.tinachancey.com

Midtown Concerts sponsors lunchtime performances of music of the 18th century and earlier for anyone seeking a respite from the midtown hustle and bustle. Ensembles are chosen by a jury of early-music specialists from the metropolitan area.

Location:
The Chapel at St. Bartholomew's Church
50th St. and Park Avenue

Time: 1:15-2:00 pm
All concerts are free; no tickets or reservations are necessary.