Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 1:15pm
Midtown Concerts presents:
“'Shall We Dance?': The Evolution of the Baroque Dance Suite”
Susan Graham, flute; Marika Holmqvist, violin; David Himmelheber, cello; Nancy Kito, harpsichord. With baroque dancer Meggi Sweeney.
WHERE: The Chapel at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 325 Park Avenue at East 51st Street, New York City
ABOUT: Join Ensemble Leonarda in exploring how baroque dance evolved into the instrumental baroque dance suite. One can PLAY a sarabande, but how did one DANCE the sarabande?
Brief in-concert demonstration by dancer Meggi Sweeney.
This is a 45-minute concert, no intermission.