La Follia Austin Baroque presents Tell Me A Story

La Follia Austin Baroque
Photo by Jennifer Davis

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."

Music selections:

  • 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)”

Event Details


1.8.17 | 4:00 pm
1.7.17 | 8:00 pm


First Presbyterian Church of Austin
8001 Mesa Dr.
Austin, TX 78731


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