Apr 20, 2018

Quicksilver Baroque Ensemble (2018)

Quicksilver Baroque Ensemble (2018)

Quicksilver Baroque Ensemble (2018)

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“Drop-dead gorgeous.”—Early Music America

This game-changing chamber ensemble,"revered like rock stars within the early music scene" (The New York Times), breathes new life into centuries-old sounds with brilliant, historically-informed talent. Quicksilver Baroque's concert shines a spotlight on hidden gems by Castello, Merula and other long-forgotten 17th-century composers.

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“Impeccable, soulful playing.”

The New York Times

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“This stunning consort seems to be raising the bar for early music.”

The Hub Review

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"Join us for this colorful, evocative selection of rare gems in which renaissance themes are propelled back and forth among players."

Sabine Kortals, CU Presents

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“Every time we come into a performance it’s a discovery for us as well. We might crescendo where we de-crescendoed before, we might slow where we sped up before, we might do this ornament rather than the other ornament. There’s a lot of freedom that is really exciting for us.”

Peter Alexander, Boulder Weekly

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Quicksilver Baroque Ensemble

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