Baroque in the Fields

a chamber music series

Sundays at 3:00 PM

The Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street, NYC

– No admission charge / $25 suggested donation –


Sunday afternoon programs of 17th, 18th, and 19th-century music

performed on period instruments by local HISTORICALLY INFORMED PERFORMERS in the beautiful space and acoustic found at the Church of St. Luke in the Fields in Greenwich Village.


Each program is about an hour or so in length.


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Upcoming concerts:

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October 13: BIBER: NOT SO MYSTERIOUS

Sonatas for violin and continuo by Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644-1704)

Selections from Biber's published sonatas of 1681,

and favorites from his manuscript of 1678, The Rosary ("Mystery") Sonatas,

which this team recorded to critical acclaim, (Biber: The Sacred Mysteries, Lyrichord).

Leah Gale Nelson, violin, with Daniel Swenberg, theorbo, and Dongsok Shin, organ.

POSTPONED DUE TO ONGOING RENOVATIONS AT ST. LUKE IN THE FIELDS.


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2020


January 26: JEFFERSON CARRIAGE

Early 19th-century fare, music & song heard by the Founding Fathers at home and at play.

Music from the libray of Thomas Jefferson - Clementi, Boccherini, J.C. Bach, and more.

Dongsok Shin, fortepiano - Leah Gale Nelson, classical violin

Program reprise: Early Music Key West, Friday, February 15, President's Day Weekend


JUNE 7: TELEMANN in PARIS

Selections from the "Paris Quartets" Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767)

Immanuel Davis, traverso - Leah Nelson, violin

Motomi Igarashi, viola da gamba - Dongsok Shin, harpsichord

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Please visit again for more details.

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Past seasons found here.


BiF (baroque in the fields)

photo: Elizabeth di Guglielmo

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Leah Gale Nelson violin/baroque violin


For more information contact:

Leah Gale Nelson at info@leahgalenelson.com



photo: Elizabeth di Guglielmo