Tatiana Chulochnikova, Andrew Appel, Loretta O'Sullivan
Photo © David Rodgers
Four Nations Ensemble and the Maison Française
BEFORE THE DÉLUGE
Celebrating Jean-Marie Leclair and Jean Philippe Rameau
Subscription to all three concerts is $100
Individual tickets $45.00 ·
Student tickets $25.00
Seating Limited to 110 People
OUR NEWEST CD!
Jean Marie Leclair
Two Flute Sonatas and the Second Musical Recreation
There is no music more delicious, seductive, sensuous, witty, or touching than the music of Jean-Marie Leclair.
To celebrate one of our preferred composer’s banner years (250th anniversary of his death), Four Nations with the support of Eiji Miki and Jane Hever, have recorded and offer you a CD of two late flute sonatas and the brilliant Deuxiéme Récréation de Musique.
Click on the CD cover to view a larger image.
Click here to read the program notes and listen to some extracts at your computer, tablet or portable device. Or better yet, let us send you a copy immediately.
Click here to download an order form.
Rave Review for "The Tragic Muse"
Appel’s finely nuanced performance makes these as fresh as if they were recorded yesterday. He knows instinctively when to use the registrations of the harpsichord to best advantage, how to delicately perform Couperin’s precise ornaments, and how to phrase each line, even those intertwined with each other, so that the music comes alive. For me, this is the one recording of these works to have and it is my hope that eventually all of them will appear. Highly recommended.
- Bertil van Boer, FANFARE Magazine
Click here for more information. Click here to download an order form.
From the Rococo in Versailles and Berlin to ancient Qin Music in Beijing
follow Andrew Appel's blog examining repertory, history and gossip!
Click here for program notes and video clips from our previous concerts.
Click here to join our Mailing List!