Capriccio's new Season showcases the richness & diversity of harpsichord music throughout the Baroque with world-acclaimed harpsichordists, some making their Washington DC debut!
News and Views
Capriccio introduces the launch of its new OenoNote Blog for music & wine lovers! Don Winkler, wine reviewer & co-publisher of the International Wine Review (IWR), will be reviewing fine wines, those special accompaniments to an evening of glorious Baroque music. With this Blog it'll be possible to get full information on wines served at Capriccio's concerts; access helpful reviews when choosing wines for your own special listening events; & hear artists' perspectives on wine & music pairings. Click on the OenoNote link at top right of this home page to read Don's first Blog on some fine Italian Varietals.
Capriccio is delighted to welcome Erik Ryding as a principal Blogger on its new Music Review & Literary Review Blogs. A lutenist, Erik Ryding is an award-winning author, writer of program notes for NYC's most prestigious music venues, pre-concert lecturer, & president of Quill Classics. Click on "Music Reviews" above to read Erik's blog on a recent NYC happening.
Our just-announced subscription package offers 10% off two concerts highlighting dance music of the Baroque. March 18, 2018, Grammy nominee Jory Vinikour is joined by exquisite Baroque dancer Caroline Copeland in a program of J.S. Bach, Rameau, Handel & Scarlatti. July 15, 2018, renowned harpsichordist Andrew Appel is joined by Loretta O'Sullivan on Baroque Cello & acclaimed Baroque dancer Paige Whitley-Bauguess with works by F. Couperin, d'Anglebert, Fischer, Biber & more.
Capriccio Welcomes New Friends with a 30% Discount
Capriccio's signature concerts present acclaimed, world-class artists in tiny, intimate Soirée settings.
We limit audience size to ensure our concerts are personal events. And, we always offer pre- or post-concert complimentary fine beverages & food in a convivial, social setting.
... that three international Early Music luminaries are performing at month's-end at Capriccio & Opera Lafayette.
Capriccio has joined with Opera Lafayette in offering music-lovers two very different & tantalizing opportunities in which to hear Harpsichordist JEAN RONDEAU; lutenist THOMAS DUNFORD; & mezzo-soprano LEA DESANDRE.
RAVENSONG Historic Keyboard Series has just launched & announces its first Season. Ravensong is the music-child of the exceptionally talented harpsichordist LEON SCHELHASE. Ravensong will present internationally acclaimed musicians performing on harpsichord, fortepiano & clavichord in intimate spaces in historic Philadelphia. Leon performs J.S. Bach's eternal "Goldberg Variations" at the Series Opener on September 29 at St. Clement's Church, Philadelphia.
Capriccio Baroque wishes Ravensong every success!!
Capriccio Baroque is pleased to join the DC Jewish Community Center in co-presenting an Encore Screening of this compelling documentary about the life of renowned Czech harpsichordist Zuzana Ruzickova. Followers of Capriccio Baroque qualify for discounted tickets at $10 when using the code CBZUZ10 to purchase tickets at https://www.wjff.org/film/zuzana/