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January 25th, 2015, 3:00PM

San Antonio Recorder Society

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February 7th, 2015, 8:00PM

Texas Early Music Project

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February 8th, 2015, 3:00PM

Texas Early Music Project

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Featured Event

La Follia Austin Baroque

February 22nd, 2015, 3:00PM

La Follia Austin Baroque

Vivaldi's Four Seasons- Music and More, with KMFA” La Follia performs KMFA listeners' greatest Baroque hits, introduced by your favorite KMFA announcers...in person! They will talk about the music, the musicians, the instruments, and reflect on the Seasons themselves through essays and poetry. Baroque violinists Go Yamamoto, Karen Clarke, Alan Austin, and Stephanie Raby will be soloists in the concerti, backed by the 15-piece La Follia chamber ensemble. Featured KMFA guests are Jeffrey Blair, Chris Johnson, and Renee Beale, with special cameo by Dianne Donovan.

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Featured Composer

Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach

1685-1750 Bach was a master of the keyboard instruments of his day, particularly the organ, harpsichord and clavichord. He documented the "well-tempered" method of tuning for early stringed keyboard instruments.

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Featured Instrument

Crumhorn

Crumhorn

A capped reed in the woodwind family, developed in the Renaissance period. Its name means "bent horn."

Last updated January 24th, 2015