On Saturday, November 23, 2013, Le Triomphe de l'amour presents: The Philadelphia Story: Music in 18th century Philadelphia. Pre-concert talk at 7:30 pm; Concert at 8:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA was an important center of musical life during the colonial and Early Federal periods. Music imported to Philadelphia as well as American music published there will be included on the program, along with songs from the city's theaters. Hear the music that George Washington enjoyed during his terms as President!
Included on the Program:
* Corelli: Violin Sonata op. 5, no. 12 "La Folia"
* Loiellet: Recorder Sonata op. 3, no. 6
* Instrumental music by Boyce, Geminiani, Handel, and others
* Handel: "Oh! had I Jubal's Lyre" from Joshua
* Songs by Alexander Reinagle and Rayner Taylor that were performed at the Chestnut and Walnut Street Theaters
* Music by Benjamin Carr, including his rousing arrangement of YANKEE DOODLE
Unitarian Church of Princeton
50 Cherry Hill Rd. (at Route 206), Princeton, NJ
Tickets are available at the door
$20 General Admission; $5 Students with ID
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