The Four Nations Ensemble
Works by Vivaldi, Geminiani, Porpora, Locatelli, and Couperin
The Spring 2013 concert series at Columbia University’s Italian Academy for Advanced Studies will feature three violin recitals on Wednesday evenings at 7 pm. The series will begin on February 20 with a performance of sonatas by 18th-century Italian composers by The Four Nations Ensemble featuring Krista Feeney on violin with Andrew Appel, harpsichord, and Loretta O’Sullivan, cello.
Sonata for violin and continuo in D minor, Opus 2 #3 Antonio Vivaldi
Sonata for cello and continuo in C, Opus 5 #3 Francesco Geminiani
Sonata for violin and continuo in G minor Nicola Porpora
Sonata for violin, cello and continuo in A major Opus 8 # 10 Pietro Locatelli