A Pre-Winter’s Afternoon Dream

On Saturday, December 7, the Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra will present a concert at Grace Lutheran Church, 3149 Waverley Street in Palo Alto, starting at 2:00 p.m.  The program will feature selections from Henry Purcell’s incidental music to A Mid-Summer Night’s Dream, an Italian song by the 15th-century Burgundian composer Guillaume Dufay, an anonymous court dance from 16th-century Poland, a motet by Mozart, and The Glass Elevator by the orchestra’s director, Frederic Palmer. The location of this concert is wheelchair accessible.  The Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra is an affiliate of the San Francisco Early Music Society.  For further information please see the orchestra’s web page at http://mpro-online.org/ or call Frederic Palmer at 650-591-3648.

Written by Jonathan Harris
San Francisco Early Music Society