La Follia Austin Baroque presents Tell Me A Story
The La Follia string ensemble performs music which tells a story. Featured are Stephen Redfield, violin, in Vivaldi's "Winter" from the Four Seasons; Stephanie Raby, gamba and Valerie Chaussonet, narrator, in Marais's "Gall Bladder Operation;" and Keith Womer, harpsichord, in Bach's "Capriccio on the departure of a dear brother."
- Telemann - Ouverture-Suite “Burlesque de Quixotte (The story of Don Quixote")
- Bach - Capriccio sopra la lontanza del suo fratello dilettissimo (Capriccio on the departure of a dear brother)
- L. Mozart - Die Schlittenfahrt ("The sleigh ride")
- Biber - Battalia à10 in D-Major c 61 (A musical depiction of a battle)
- Marais - Suite en mi mineur ("The gall bladder operation")
- Vivaldi - Le Quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons): “L'Inverno (Winter)”