The Dawn of Virtuosity: Recreating the First trumpet & Keyboard Recital
TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2013
CELLAR RESTAURANT & JAZZ CLUB | 3611 WEST BROADWAY (at Dunbar, in Kitsilano) | Google map
Doors at 6:30PM | Concert starts at 8:00PM
Kris Kwapis, trumpet
Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord
American trumpet virtuoso Kris Kwapis is joined by the brilliant young British harpsichordist Mehan Esfahani. Together they recreate an event that sent a shock throughout the musical world in the seventeenth century: a recital where the trumpet, till then a military instrument, was featured for the first time in history in a concert performance.
Presented with Early Music Vancouver.