About

Founded in 1997 by Baroque scholar and harpsichordist Andrea Marcon, the Venice Baroque Orchestra is recognized as one of the premier ensembles devoted to period instrument performance. The Orchestra has received wide critical acclaim for its concert and opera performances throughout North America, Europe, South America, Japan and Korea.

Posted: Dec-18-2013
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In an interview with the Violin Channel, violinist Nicola Benedetti discusses her 2017 collaboration and coast-to-coast U.S. tour with Venice Baroque Orchestra.

Posted: Feb-18-2017
Latest Recording

On this album Avi Avital presents four popular Vivaldi concerti with the great Venice Baroque Orchestra: Vivaldi s Mandolin Concerto, the Lute Concerto (with its famous second movement), Summer from the Four Seasons, and the A minor Violin Concerto (familiar to violin students everywhere).

Posted: Feb-24-2015
Latest Acclaim

"In the midst of the Venice Baroque Orchestra’s rare, rousing performance of Vivaldi’s oratorio 'Juditha Triumphans' at Carnegie Hall, a one-two punch: the strumming theorbos, as delicately joyful as music gets, accompanying Ann Hallenberg in "O servi volate,' and then the chalumeau — a clarinet progenitor — weaving a milkily cooing melody, like a flute heard through a foggy morning at a harbor, as Delphine Galou sang 'Veni, veni, me sequere fida.'"

— New York Times
Posted: Feb-15-2017
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Posted: Jun-10-2015