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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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Venice Baroque Orchestra, Jordi Savall, and The Tallis Scholars are all to participate in Carnegie Hall's La Serenissima: Music and Arts From the Venetian Republic, a 19-day citywide, cross-disciplinary festival, which again relies heavily on European performers.

Posted: Sep-23-2016
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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

"The chance to hear this played by one of those phenomenally cultured continental Baroque groups - in this case Andrea Marcon's Venice Baroque Orchestra - sounded unmissable. And so it proved.... Played and sung with precision and passion, every nuance was wrung out.... The Venice Baroque Orchestra gave an unmissable account of Juditha triumphans ..."

— Opera Now
Posted: Jan-1-2017
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Posted: Jun-10-2015