The Old Year Now Away is Fled
- Sponsor: La Fiocco
- Location: La Fiocco
- Dates: December 15, 2023
- Address: Trinity Episcopal Church, 6587 Upper York Road, Solebury, PA 18963
- Phone: (917) 747-6007
- Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
- Price: General admission $15, free for 12 and under. Tickets available online at lafiocco.org, or by cash or check at the door.
La Fiocco, Bucks County’s Baroque music ensemble, continues its 2023-24 season with its third annual holiday concert, The Old Year Now Away is Fled. The repertory will range from the 17th century to the present day, including works of composers Dario Castello, Dieterich Buxtehude, Godfrey Finger, Antonio Bertoli, John Playford, as well as traditional music of Ireland, Scandinavia, and Colonial America.
The musicians performing on period instruments are Nathan Bishop, baroque violin and Norwegian hardingfele, Elaine Yao, baroque violin, Benjamin Rechel, violone and viola da gamba, Allen Hamrick, recorder and dulcian, Jorge Torres, lute and baroque guitar, and Lewis R. Baratz, harpsichord and recorder. Baratz, artistic director, will also lead the ensemble. Abigail W. Chapman will be the soprano soloist.