Space Time Continuo
Basses in the Spotlight!
Tuesday, February 19th 2019, 8 pm
Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Space Time Continuo explores the rich and profound sonic landscape of early music bass instruments. Cello, viola da gamba, and bassoon will be featured voices alongside theorbo, guitar, and harpsichord. This concert will comprise unusual Renaissance and Baroque repertoire for bass instruments, with works by Bach, Bartholomeo de Selma, Frescobaldi, Boismortier, and Corrette.
Musical Direction, Amanda Keesmaat and Dorothéa Ventura
Amanda Keesmaat, baroque cello, violin bass |Dorothéa Ventura, organ, harpsicord |Sylvain Bergeron, lute, theorbo, baroque guitar |Karim Nasr, baroque bassoon |Pierre-Yves Martel, viola da gamba and double bass |Antoine Malette-Chénier, triple harp.