Miloš Valent, artistic leader
Monday, June 12, 2017 at 5pm
New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall, Boston
Musica Globus: 17th- and 18th-century folk and dance music from Middle Europe
Longtime favorites of the BEMF concert stage, the engaging and lively musicians of Solamente Naturali return to kick off seven packed days of truly astonishing Festival Concerts! Melding classical and folk traditions for toe-tapping performances, the eight musicians of Solamente Naturali, led by world-renowned violinist Miloš Valent, take their audience on a journey across Europe’s folk music traditions featuring Polish and Slovak dances, pieces by Telemann based on Middle European melodies, and much more.
Miloš Valent, artistic leader, violin, viola & voice; Jan Rokyta, cimbalom, recorders, duduk, clarinet & voice; Dagmar Valentová, violin & voice; Peter Vrbinčík, viola & voice; Juraj Kováč, violoncello & voice; Tibor Nagy, double bass; Soma Dinyés, harpsichord; Baykal Dogan, percussion