*Davitt Moroney, Harpsichord recital

When

Mar. 4, 2016, 7:30pm to 9pm

Office/Remote Location

Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Recital Hall
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Description

Harpsichord Recital, featuring works by William Byrd, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Louis Couperin, François Couperin, Johann Sebastian Bach.

Professor Moroney is University Organist and Professor of Music Scholarship at the University of California, Berkeley. A world-renowned harpsichordist, he has released over 50 recordings of keyboard music of the 16th through the 18th centuries, for which he has won multiple Grammy Awards and France’s Grand Prix du disque de l’Académie Charles Cros. As a musicologist, Professor Moroney has served as the director of Éditions de l’Oiseau-Lyre, prepared critical editions of Baroque composers’ works, authored the monograph titled Bach: An Extraordinary Life (2000), and re-discovered Alessandro Striggio’s 60-part mass, Missa sopra Ecco sì beato giorno, lost since the 17th century.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public. Tickets available at the door. Open seating.

Contact Information

School of Music
Jonathan Lee

External Sponsor

Jonathan Lee and the School of Music