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New York Baroque Incorporated: Reflecting Lully

Reflecting the life of Jean-Baptiste Lully, the godfather of French opera, this program is shaped by the...

Early Music

New York Baroque Incorporated

Reflecting Lully

Saturday, January 25, 2020, 8pm

Miller Theatre at Columbia University

The talented New York Baroque Incorporated, “studded with stars in the making” (The New York Times), makes their Miller debut with a program reflecting the life of Jean-Baptiste Lully, the godfather of French opera. NYBI explores works shaped by the style, structure, and spectacle of his music as well as his multicultural upbringing, with music by Mondonville, Telemann, Muffat, and Handel.


  • Jean-Joseph Cassanéa de Mondonville  Sonata No. 1 from Pièces de clavecin en sonates
  • George Frideric Handel Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 5
  • Jean-Baptiste Lully Armide, passacaille
  • Georg Muffat Sonata No. 5 from Armonico tributo
  • Georg Philipp Telemann Ouverture-Suite in A minor