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Kevin DevineHistoria: Tales at the Harpsichord.

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A number of the works on this program – Susannah and the Elders, Pygmalion, The Kuruc Rebellion, Jacob’s Wedding – are examples of the birth of programmatic instrumental music during the early modern era. This resulted in some incredibly engaging and enigmatic harpsichord repertoire. Enjoy music from the 16th–18th centuries that will uncover riveting stories from the past.

Kevin Devine, harpsichord

Kevin Devine performs engaging, often unconventional programs in his home base of New York and beyond. Kevin has been invited to play on several recital series, including Harpsichord Heaven at the Flint Collection and Music Sources in Berkeley. This fall, he will pursue a graduate diploma at the Juilliard School.

 

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

This concert will be live streamed on our website, and on YouTube and Facebook, followed by an intimate chat on Zoom.

Midtown Concerts sponsors lunchtime performances of music of the 18th century and earlier. Ensembles are chosen by a panel of early music specialists from the metropolitan area.

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

Concerts are currently live streamed, followed by an intimate chat on Zoom.