Mercury presents Love & War: Baroque Style with Rachel Barton Pine

March 16, 2019
501 Texas Ave | Houston, TX 77002
Phone: (713) 533-0080
Times: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Admission: Tickets from $19-70, student tickets from $10
Area of Town: Downtown

For one night only, the extraordinary Rachel Barton Pine lends her sublime musicality and talent to Mercury as soloist and leader in a program of concertos for Baroque Viola d’amore and violin. A concert you will not want to miss!“An exciting, boundary-defying performer – Pine displays a power and confidence that puts her in the top echelon.” – The Washington Post“Striking and charismatic…she demonstrated a bravura technique and soulful musicianship” – The New York TimesProgram:ANTONIO VIVALDIConcerto in D Major for Viola d'amore and Orchestra, RV. 392Concerto in D Minor for Viola d'amore and Orchestra, RV. 395GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDELConcerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 6, No. 6PIETRO LOCATELLIL'Arte del Violino, Op. 3, No. 12 “The Harmonic Labyrinth”HEINRICH BIBERBattaliaThis concert is made possible in part by the Houston Endowment and the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.

Doors open at 7:00 pm