ACS Welcomes NC Baroque Orchestra

ACS Welcomes NC Baroque Orchestra
Posted on 10/17/2017
Baroque OrchestraStudents in grades 5-8 were treated to an outstanding performance by several members of the NC Baroque Orchestra.  In addition to great music, the four musicians presented a wealth of musical information in an entertaining manner.  Each musician explained his/her instrument, provided an easy to understand explanation of pieces played, and engaged the audience. 

Members performing at this special event were Martie Perry, violin; David Wilson, violin; Barbara Krumdieck, cello; and Frances Blaker, recorder.  the NC Baroque Orchestra is a period instrument ensemble founded by sisters Frances Blaker (conductor) and Barbara Blaker Krumdieck (baroque cello).  It is comprised of musicians from the Carolinas and throughout the United States who specialize in baroque performance practice.