Hunt Berry Duo

Celebrated baroque cellist and violist da gamba Shirley Hunt, in a duo performance with leading forte pianist Shirley Berry, will be featured in concert at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Westfield on Sunday, Jan. 23,  at 5 p.m. The general public is invited to attend this live, in-person Steeple Concert, which will also be live streamed.

St. Paul’s is located at 414 East Broad Street, near Euclid Avenue, in Westfield, NJ. Church and area parking are free. Tickets, $25 (adult), $10 (student), are available online at www.steepleconcerts.org, or at the door.

Shirley Hunt is noted for bringing “a fierce imagination and integrity” to Renaissance, Baroque and Contemporary era music. Praised as “stylish and accomplished,” (The Strad), she is eclectic in her musical choices as a multi-instrumental soloist and collaborator.

Hunt is in high demand as viola da gamba soloist and continuo cellist for the Passions, Cantatas and Concertos of J.S. Bach.  Her third CD, featuring J.S. Bach suites and sonatas performed on an array of period instruments, includes a rare five-string cello from 1720 housed at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and a William Forster II cello from c. 1760.

Sylvia Berry is one of North America's leading exponents of the forte piano, harpsichord, virginal, and clavichord.  Dedicated to the performance practices of the 18th and early 19th centuries, she is hailed as “a complete master of rhetoric, whether in driving passage work or cantabile adagios” (Early Music America).

Contact Information
  1. T.J. Karns
  2. 908-964-3654
  3. tj.karns04@verizon.net
Sun, January 23
5:00 pm — 6:00 pm
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Celebrated baroque cellist and violist da gamba Shirley Hunt, in a duo performance with leading forte pianist Shirley Berry, will be featured in concert at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Westfield on Sunday, Jan. 23, at 5 p.m. The general public is invited to attend this live, in-person Steeple Concert, which will also be live streamed.

St. Paul’s is located at 414 East Broad ...

414 E. Broad Street (near Euclid Ave.) Westfield, NJ 07090

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414 E. Broad Street (near Euclid Ave.)
Westfield, NJ 07090

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