carbonated sound

Jul. 21, 2023 @ 8:00 pm


in his candlelit home in the western suburbs of chicago, harpsichordist conor lyons breaks away from the constraints of ensemble playing in a recital of charming and expressive music for solo harpsichord from the 17th and 18th centuries. experience, even if for just a little while, the champagne of musical instruments gently bubbling forth on a cool summer night. tickets limited.

F. Couperin (1668-1733)

Suite 8 in B, from the Second Book of Harpsichord Pieces

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Prelude and Fugue in B-flat, from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I

John Bull (1562-1628)


G. Frescobaldi (1583-1643)

Toccata 8 and Toccata 9 from the Second Book of Toccatas

* because much of the music we focus on was meant for the home, part of our season hosts music in the homes of our ensemble members, which introduces audiences to a culture of hospitality and generosity in musical performance. the address will be emailed to the guest upon ticket confirmation.