The Virtuoso Recorder
Vincent Lauzer plays Bach and Telemann


Vincent Lauzer

Friday, February 23, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.
Live! at 10th & G
Washington, DC

Saturday, February 24, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Alexandria, VA


Vincent Lauzer

Vincent Lauzer

Risa Browder

Risa Browder
violin & viola

Adam Pearl

Patrick Merrill

Wade Davis

Wade Davis
cello & viola da gamba


One of the finest recorder players on the international early music scene today, Canadian superstar Vincent Lauzer will present a rare program of enthralling works by J.S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach, and Georg Philipp Telemann. Lauzer is co-artistic director of the Montréal Baroque Festival; his recording of Vivaldi concertos was awarded a Diapason d’Or by the French magazine Diapason.

Vincent Lauzer, recorder
Risa Browder, violin & viola
Patrick Merrill, harpsichord
Wade Davis, cello & viola da gamba

Read the Program Notes

Running time: approximately 75 minutes with no intermission


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