Aston Magna Music Festival

Period Performances At Multiple Venues
Eric Hoeprich photo submitted

Until recently, I was guilty of never having attended an Aston Magna Music Festival concert. Last Friday night, I found out what I’ve been missing.

Aston Magna specializes in period-instrument performances of Baroque and early Classical music. In the new Lázló Z. Bitó Conservatory Building at Bard College, an ensemble of two violins, viola, cello and clarinet took on the late works of Mozart.

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