The Bach & Beethoven Ensemble presents the Delirium of Love | Music Institute of Chicago | Classical | Chicago Reader

The Bach & Beethoven Ensemble presents the Delirium of Love

When: Fri., Feb. 12, 8 p.m., Sat., Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 14, 4 p.m. 2010

Featuring Handel's Il Delirio Amoroso 12 February 2010, 8:00p.m. Music Institute of Chicago, Nichols Hall 13 February 2010, 7:30p.m. Chicago Temple First United Methodist Church 14 February 2010, 4:00p.m. Prince of Peace Lutheran Church $20 general/$10 students/seniors Free: children 12 and under website: email: Co-founders Brandi Berry and Curtis Foster of Chicago's newest period group, the Bach and Beethoven Ensemble, join forces with up-and-coming Handel specialist and critically-acclaimed director of Toronto’s Classical Music Consort, Ashiq Aziz, to bring you Handel’s most amorous secular cantatas. Interspersed between the cantatas, the BBE will present works of Henry Purcell, Biber, and the Red Priest himself, when Brandi Berry takes center stage in an exhilarating rendition of Vivaldi’s “Spring” Concerto in E major from his ever-popular Four Seasons. This romantic program is sure to fit the bill for your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day. No date? Come wallow with us!

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