J. Reilly Lewis, harpsichord and Jennifer Ellis Kampani, soprano
Presented by Strathmore
Thursday, October 9, 2008 at 7:30 PM
Acclaimed Baroque music specialist J. Reilly Lewis created this program, which reveals the musical treasures in the Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach that Johann Sebastian Bach created for his second wife—works that later informed such Bach masterpieces as the Goldberg Variations. Performing on a copy of a Michael Mietke double harpsichord, Lewis is joined by the “lambent, limpid, and lovely” (The Washington Post) soprano Jennifer Ellis Kampani.
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