Pressenda Chamber Players will perform Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos No. 3 and 5 and trio sonatas by Handel and Corelli as part of Washington Conservatory Concerts at Westmoreland Circle. Performers include Aaron Berofsky, violin; Sonya Chung, violin; Juliana Pereira, violin; Amadi Azikiwe, viola; Gregory Luce, viola; Philippe Chao, viola; Tobias Werner, cello; and guest soloists.
Pressenda Chamber Players, an ensemble of strings and piano founded by Artistic Director Tobias Werner, made its Washington-area debut at Washington Conservatory Concerts in 2016. Since then the ensemble has performed numerous chamber music concerts and seminars to great acclaim. The ensemble returns as Ensemble-in-Residence for the 2019-20 Washington Conservatory Concert Series.
Admission is free. Donations to support educational programs are welcome. Families with children are encouraged to attend the concert. A Wine & Words reception with the artists will follow the concert. An Open Rehearsal will occur on Friday, November 8, 1:00 pm at Washington Conservatory of Music at Westmoreland Circle.