Sarasa and Les Sirènes Play Handel and Corelli

CLASSICAL MUSIC/99.5 Classical Performance Pod

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This week, we hear from two Baroque ensembles, performing together: Sarasa, a period instrument ensemble dedicated to bringing music to diverse communities, and Les Sirenes, two sopranos joining together to celebrate the music of the baroque era.
Handel: “Quel bel labbro,” from “Berenice,” HWV 38
Corelli: Sonata in G Major for Two Violins, Op. 4, No. 10
Handel: “Per abbattere il rigore,” from “Aminta e Fillide,” HWV 83

Sarasa: Beth Wenstrom and Adriane Post, violins; Timothy Merton, cello; Charles Sherman, harpsichord.
Les Sirènes: Kristen Watson and Kathryn Mueller, sopranos.
Recorded at WGBH’s Fraser Performance Studio on January 18, 2013.
© 2013 WGBH Educational Foundation.