The eighteenth century was the golden age of the flute and we are exited to welcome some of the best baroque musicians from the Pacific Northwest in a varied selection of beautiful music from around Europe.  Music for Two Flutes features Soile Strakauskas and Janet See on baroque flutes. They will be joined by Caroline Nicolas on viola da gamba and cello, and Kevin Payne on lute, and will perform music by Anna Bon di Venezia, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Joseph Haydn, Pierre Danican Philidor and Marin Marais.

Soile Strakauskas, baroque flute
Janet See, baroque flute
Caroline Nicolas, viola da gamba and cello
Kevin Payne, theorbo

Monday, May 16, 2022 7:00 pm
All Saints by-the-Sea Anglican Church

100 Park Drive, Salt Spring Island


Anna Bon (1738-1769)

Divertimento for two flutes and continuo in D minor Op.3 No.3 Andantino – Allegro – Presto

Pierre Danican Philidor (1681-1731)

Suite Op.1 no.3 (movements of) Lentement – Chaconne

Marin Marais (1656-1728)

Pièces de viole Prelude – Courante – La Muzette (from Suite in G major from Livre III) “Les Voix Humaines” (from Livre II)

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

London Trio No.1 in C major Hob IV:1 Allegro moderato – Larghetto – Finale: Vivace Intermission

Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710-1784)

Duet for two flutes in E minor F.54 Allegro – Larghetto – Vivace

Robert de Visée (1650-1725)

Preludé in G major

Jean-Marie Leclair (1697-1764):

Deuxième Récréation de Musique Op.8 (movements of) Forlane – Sarabande – Menuet 1 & 2 – Badinage – Chaconne

Soile Strakauskas

Janet See

Caroline Nicolas

Kevin Payne