This Month — Venetian Baroque
7pm, Saturday, March 22 — Portland Art Museum
Venetian Baroque: Galuppi + Vivaldi + Bortniansky
CAPPELLA ROMANA, PORTLAND BAROQUE ORCHESTRA at the PORTLAND ART MUSEUM, conducted by Mark Bailey.
Grand scale and rarely heard sacred choral works by Baldassare Galuppi, who was Maestro di Cappella at San Marco in Venice as well as at Catherine the Great’s Imperial Chapel in St. Petersburg.
Includes instrumental music by Vivaldi and Russian Orthodox works by Dmitri Bortniansky, who studied in Venice with Galuppi.
This is the largest concert to be performed during the Portland Art Museum exhibition “Venice: The Golden Age of Art and Music.”