We are very much looking forward to seeing you at our virtual Fall Gathering on Wednesday, starting at 7:00 PM Pacific. The evening’s online event will proceed as follows:
7:00 PM Zoom social gatheringLINK - keep this Zoom meeting open for the whole event
7:15 PM YouTube Premiere streamingLINK - open in advance of overall event start time
7:50 PM Zoom gathering continues with Q&A session*(link as above)
Advanced reading: concert program sheet with Elizabeth Blumenstock’s program notes LINK
*If you already have a question in mind for Elizabeth Blumenstock or Mary Springfels relating to their Baroque instruments or an aspect of Wednesday’s concert repertoire, you may send it in advance before the event by replying to this email. Please be sure to include your full name as it will appear on Zoom during the gathering. Please note Elizabeth will not be answering questions about the festival’s plans in 2021, beyond the Winter Musicale in February. Thank you!
Here is the detailed event schedule repeating the links listed above, but with more information for those who would like it:
Fall Gathering, Wednesday, October 14, 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm Pacific
Click here for the concert program sheet, including fascinating notes about the pieces by Elizabeth Blumenstock. This pdf can be printed off (4 pages) or read online.
Shortly before event: Click here to open the YouTube watch page Why do I need to open this in advance? We recommend that you open this link first and keep it open on your computer for the duration of the event, so that you have it ready in your browser when it’s time to watch the streamed concert together. The concert will not be screen-shared within Zoom. We will watch it independently in real-time on YouTube before returning to Zoom after the presentation. 7:00 PM to 7:15 PM Zoom gatheringlive, online—BYO libations encouraged!Click here to open the Zoom meeting link
Please keep the Zoom meeting open (don’t leave the meeting) when we go over to YouTube to watch the premiere together at 7:15 PT. We will head back to Zoom when the YouTube premiere ends. What happens if I accidentally leave the Zoom meeting? Use the same Zoom link to re-enter the meeting at any time during the event.
7:15 PM to 7:50 PM YouTube Premiere(streamed) Click herefor the YouTube watch page including the concert by Elizabeth Blumenstock, violin, and Mary Springfels, viola da gamba of works by J.S. Bach, Matthew Locke, Johann Schop & Joseph Bodin de Boismortier How do I learn more about the concert? Click here and download the concert program sheet in advance, including Elizabeth Blumenstock’s entertaining program notes.
7:50 PM to 8:15 PM Zoom gathering resumes(live, online) for live Q&A session with Elizabeth and Mary about the concert. What happens if I accidentally leave the Zoom meeting? Use the same Zoom link to re-enter the meeting at any time during the event. How do I submit my question about the performance? Questions can be submitted via the YouTube premiere comments section; in Zoom chat before or immediately after the concert; and in advance of the event to us by replying to this email. Please include your full name after your question.
Zoom guide - including tips, FAQs, and the dial-in option for this event: here
Event help-desk phone number- open from 6:45 PM Pacific on the evening of the event: (657) 464-4483
We look forward to seeing you online on Wednesday evening!
With our best regards—
Wayne Norman, President, Board of Directors & Zen Edwards, Executive Director Baroque Music Festival, Corona del Mar