Today Elrik Merlin presents a concert of Baroque works from a varied range of composers including Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, Rameau, Arne, Boyce and others, including performances of all kinds from solo instrumentalists to chamber groups to full orchestral ensembles, as
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From the Library: A Baroque Festival

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by Elrik Merlin on Monday, 7 June, 2010

Today Elrik Merlin presents a concert of Baroque works from a varied range of composers including Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, Rameau, Arne, Boyce and others, including performances of all kinds from solo instrumentalists to chamber groups to full orchestral ensembles, as part of our series From The Library. You’ll hear recorder concertos from Vivaldi, keyboard variations from Bach, Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks and Water Music suites, and works ny Boyce including the Shepherd’s Lottery.

In addition we will be playing some modern pieces inspired by the Baroque, including a few jazz-influenced settings of works by Bach and Purcell.

From the Library is produced by Radio Riel in conjunction with the Alexandrian Free Library Consortium of Second Life. You can listen to the programme now in-world at http://music.radioriel.org, or click one of the buttons below. Today’s programme is presented by Elrik Merlin.

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For more information on the Alexandrian Free Library, current exhibits and the work of Consortium members in general, please visit the Alexandrian Free Library website, or one of their branches in-world.

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