Praised for their “well-thought-out articulation and phrasing” (Early Music Review) as well as being "everywhere sharp-edged and engaging" (The New York Times), The Sebastians took the Audience Prize at the 2012 Early Music America Baroque Performance Competition. Daniel S. Lee and Alexander Woods (violins), Ezra Seltzer (cello) and Jeffrey Grossman (harpsichord) will present a concert of dynamic trio sonatas by J.S. Bach, Handel, Buxtehude, Rosenmuller, Erlebach and Telemann. Includes a pre-concert talk at 6:45 p.m. and music starting at 7:30 p.m.
Dedicated to showcasing music from the Middle Ages through the 1700s, Houston Early Music presents concerts performed with historical instruments and styles true to the period. This season encompasses both masterworks and little-known gems with the goal of inspiring audiences to re-imagine the past.