Orchestra in the Garden – Ben Franklin’s Fiddle
June 24, 2023 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Transport yourself back in time with our garden concert, celebrating the rich musical heritage of early America. Experience the convergence of Baroque elegance and intricate ornamentation, along with the dancing melodies of fiddle music that formed part of the foundation of America’s musical identity. Immerse yourself in the sounds of the past as we take you on a journey through the musical history of our nation in a setting that perfectly captures the essence of the era.
Biber – Battalia
O’Connor – Emily’s Reel
Telemann – Overture to Les Nations anciens et modernes
Montgomery – Strum
Geminiani – Concerto grosso no.12, D minor, after Corelli
O’Connor – Appalachia Waltz
Rameau – Forêts paisibles from Les Indes Galantes
- Premium – Enjoy the best seats, VIP parking on-site at Stoneleigh.
- General – Chairs are provided in the area in front of the players. Parking will be available at the Villanova Law School parking lot.
- Lawn – Bring a blanket and picnic from home for our most affordable option. Parking will be available at the Villanova Law School parking lot.
These performances are rain or shine.
Events may be cancelled due to inclement weather or low registration. In that case, we will make every effort to update our website and contact registrants. Note that we cannot offer refunds of paid registrations or ticket purchases, but rest assured that your donation will help us in our work to save open space, care for nature, and connect people to the outdoors.
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