The Grand Tour
Tesserae Baroque Ensemble
March 30, 2024
Sierra Madre Playhouse
87 W Sierra Madre Blvd
Sierra Madre, CA 91024
Join us on March 30th at 4 PM for a delightful musical journey as Sierra Madre Playhouse presents Tesserae Baroque in "The Grand Tour." Immerse yourself in the captivating sounds of the Baroque period, where aristocratic families from Northern Europe embarked on cultural enrichment tours across the continent. Complimentary champagne included!
Maxine Eilander, a master of the baroque harp, and Stephen Stubbs, renowned for his skill with lute and guitars, will guide you through this musical expedition. The program traces the footsteps of the Grand Tour, with a focus on the apex of historical culture, Italy.
You'll be transported to the rich guitar music of Spain's Murcia, experience the operatic innovation of Monteverdi's Italy, and delve into the enchanting melodies of Ireland. Notably, this portion of the performance, features the music of Turlough O’Carolan, Ireland's legendary blind harpist.
Indulge in the harmonious blend of history and culture, as these virtuoso musicians bring the past to life through their exceptional talents. Tickets range from $30 to $45, and as a special treat, complimentary champagne will be served to enhance your enjoyment.
Don't miss this musical voyage that promises an enriching and memorable experience for all. Secure your tickets now and be a part of "The Grand Tour" at Sierra Madre Playhouse.