Haydn’s The Creation: Music of the Baroque
Jane Glover, music director and conductor
William Jon Gray, chorus director
La Jolla Music Society closes this Season’s Celebrity Orchestra Series with Haydn’s The Creation: Music of the Baroque. at Balboa Theatre on Friday, April 4 at 8 pm.
Long recognized as one of Chicago’s leading classical groups and currently presenting its 43rd concert
season, Music of the Baroque is a modern instrument chamber orchestra and chorus specializing in
18th century repertoire. British conductor Jane Glover leads the ensemble and soloists Elizabeth Futral, Nicholas Phan and Christòpheren Nomura in Haydn’s choral masterwork, The Creation, in their La Jolla Music Society debut.
Starting at the Beginning
Come explore Haydn’s reverence and humor in his unique setting of the Book of Genesis and “Paradise Lost.”