Couperin Concerts going for baroque online

The Couperin Concerts are back (online) and are “going for baroque” with baritone Hugo Laporte and lutenist, theorbist and guitarist Charles Galipeau.

The concert consists of excerpts from baroque operas and solos for theorbo and lute, and includes works by Dowland, Purcell, Handel, Corbetta, Visée, Lambert, Lully and Couperin. Several arrangements are by Galipeau.

The concert, recorded at the chapel of the Musée de l’Amérique francophone in Quebec City, can be viewed online from Jan. 17 to 23 between 2:30 and 11:45 p.m. There is also one performance at 2:30 p.m. on Jan. 24. Tickets ($16.82) are available at lepointdevente.com/billets.

 

For more information about this event, please contact Les Concerts Couperin at [email protected].