NEA ArtWorks Application 2021

Work Samples

Proposed Project: Vivaldi’s Four Seasons – rediscovered

1. Vivaldi: Four Seasons “Autumn” (1st mvt)
Olivier Brault, violin
Apollo’s Fire
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Performed April 2015 at Fairmount Presbyterian Church in Cleveland Heights.
This is an excerpt from the proposed project with one of AF’s concertmasters.

2. Vivaldi: Four Seasons “Autumn” (3rd Mvt)
Olivier Brault, violin
Apollo’s Fire
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Performed April 2015 at Fairmount Presbyterian Church in Cleveland Heights.
This is an excerpt from the proposed project with one of AF’s concertmasters.

3. Vivaldi: Four Seasons “Summer” – Live from Tanglewood
Susanna Perry Gilmore, soloist
Apollo’s Fire
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Performed July 2017 at the Tanglewood Festival.
This is an excerpt from the proposed project with one of AF’s concertmasters.

4. Vivaldi/arr. Sorrell: La Folia (Madness)
Apollo’s Fire
Performed November 2011 at Koerner Hall, Toronto.
This is an excerpt from the proposed project.

5. Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto no. 5
Apollo’s Fire
Jeannette Sorrell, harpsichord & direction
Olivier Brault, concertmaster
Performed July 2, 2015 at Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood Festival
This shows the ensemble on tour in its core repertoire.

6. Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Apollo’s Fire/Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Performed April 29, 2017 at First Baptist Church, Cleveland
This shows the ensemble in a classical subscription program.

“The U.S.A.’s hottest baroque band.” –CLASSICAL MUSIC MAGAZINE (UK)