Event Information:

  • Sun

    Capitol Hill festival

    8:00 pmt. Mark's Episcopal Church at 3rd & A Streets, SE in Washington, DC, just behind the Library of Congress on Capitol Hill

    LOUIS XIV's BASSOON presents the East Coast premiere of 5 five new suites from the manuscript discovered by Jeffrey Cohan in Paris which details "the little concerts given for his Majesty in the evenings” in 1713. Several of the 67 suites which were “collected and put in order by Philidor le Pere", Louis XIV's music librarian Andre Danican Philidor l'ainé, were premiered last year and included in last year's festival, and this year's presentation of 5 additional suites is performed with bassoonist Anna Marsh, baroque flutist Jeffrey Cohan and violist Steve Creswell, all of whom performed this new group of suites for the first time in 8 performances in the Pacific Northwest in March, in this CHCMF performance with the addition of violinist Marlisa Del Cid Woods.


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