The Lyra Baroque Orchestra will present “Two Bachs, Two Harpsichords” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at Zumbro Lutheran Church, 624 Third Ave. SW, Rochester.
The season-opening concert will feature director Jacques Ogg and Elisabeth Wright on harpsichord. The program consists of C.P.E. Bach’s Concerto for Two Harpsichords, J.S. Bach’s Concerto for Two Harpsichords, and works by Christoph Graupner and Pietro Locatelli.
Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for senior citizens and MPR members, $10 for students, online at lyrabaroque.org, or 651-321-2214. Free tickets are available for Mayo Clinic volunteers and patients, music students, Rochester Music Guild members and volunteers to non-profit organizations, available in the lobby one hour before the concert.
The rest of the Lyra season:
— Nov. 20, “Morning, Noon and Night,” with Marc Destrube, baroque violin, Christ United Methodist Church
— Jan. 29, “Berlin in the Baroque,” with Wilbert Hazelzet and Paul Jacobson, baroque flute, Zumbro Lutheran Church
— March 4, “The Dramatic Voice of the Baroque,” with Christopher Temporelli, baritone-bass, Zumbro Lutheran Church
— April 29, “Hamburg, Magdeburg and Brandenburg VI,” with Jaap ter Linden, viola da gamba, Zumbro Lutheran Church.