7:30PM, Saturday, May 27, 2023
St John’s Cathedral
816 Spadina Crescent E
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3H4

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Alexa Haynes-Pilon, cello

Overture-Suite “La Bourse” TWV 55:B11 – Georg Philipp Telemann
Concerto for Cello in G Minor, RV 416 – Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto Grosso No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 3, HWV 313 – George Frideric Handel
Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, LWV 43 – Jean-Baptiste Lully

Concerto Grosso No. 7 in B-flat Major, Op. 6, HWV 325 – George Frideric Handel
Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, L. 60 – Leonardo Leo
Sinfonie Conclusion, TWV 50:5 – Georg Philipp Telemann


Passion | Inspirational | Soulfulness

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Saskatoon’s own Alexa Haynes-Pilon has quickly established herself in the early music scene and is known for her brilliance on baroque cello, viola de gamba, and even baroque bassoon. She returns home to the prairies to lead your orchestra with her cello in a program of early music that gives us a glimpse into concert halls of the 17th century. It’s a chance to be immersed in some truly timeless classics.

 

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The Program

Baroque Soul

Alexa Haynes-Pilon, cello
Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra


Overture-Suite “La Bourse” TWV 55:B11

I. Ouverture
II. Le répos interrompu – avec douceur
III. La guerre en la paix
IV. Les Vainqueurs vaincus
V. La Solitude associée
VI. L’Espérance de Missisippi – Vivement

Georg Philipp Telemann

Concerto for Cello in G Minor, RV 416

I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Allegro

Antonio Vivaldi

Concerto Grosso No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 3, HWV 313

I. Vivace
II. Largo
III. Allegro
IV. Menuet
V. Gavotte

George Frideric Handel

Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, LWV 43

11. Marche pour la Cérémonie des Turcs
10. Chaconne des Scaramouches

Jean-Baptiste Lully

~Intermission~

Concerto Grosso No. 7 in B-flat Major, Op. 6, HWV 325

I. Largo
II. Allegro
III. Largo e piano
IV. Andante
V. Hornpipe

George Frideric Handel

Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, L. 60

I. Andante grazioso
II. Con spirito
III. Amoroso
IV. Allegro

Leonardo Leo

Sinfonie Conclusion, TWV 50:5

Georg Philipp Telemann

The Artists

Alexa Haynes-Pilon, cello

Canadian-born Alexa Haynes-Pilon has been described by Early Music America as “a special artist with a brilliant future,” Alexa Haynes-Pilon has quickly established herself in the early music scene, performing…

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This concert also includes:

Harpsichord  –  Christina Hutten
*Special thanks to Gary Day for the use of his harpsichord!*


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Program Notes

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