DORIAN KOMANOFF BANDY
CONDUCTOR - VIOLINIST - KEYBOARDIST - EDUCATOR

Concert Diary 2016

JANUARY

Mondays 25 January and 1 February, 3-5pm (Cambridge, MA)
Lectures on Mozart's "Don Giovanni"
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30 January, 7pm (Cambridge, MA)
Groupmuse House Concert
Solo Recital: Works of Biber, Vilsmayr, and Bach

FEBRUARY

12 February, 1pm St James Piccadilly, London
Solo Recital, with Kate Conway (viola da gamba) and Oliver-John Ruthven (harpsichord)
Works of Telemann and Bach

23-27 February
Glasgow, Edinburgh, London, Cambridge, UK
Dunedin Consort

APRIL

Six Mondays, 3-5pm, beginning 11 April
Lecture Series on the 19th-century Song Cycle
Cambridge Center for Adult Education

MAY

11-15 May
Monadnock Chorus
St John Passion

26 May, 8pm The Lilypad, Inman Square (Cambridge)
Solo Recital, with Nathaniel Cox, theorbo
Works of Matteis, Pandolfi, Castello, Fontana, Corelli, Tartini, Vivaldi

JUNE

7 June, 7:30pm First Church in Boston
Solo Recital, with Paul Cienniwa, harpsichord
Telemann's complete 1715 Frankfurt Violin Sonatas

Seven Tuesdays, 3-5pm, beginning 14 June
Lecture Series: Mozart and Beethoven
Cambridge Center for Adult Education

Seven Wednesdays, 3-5pm, beginning 15 June
Lecture Series: Music, Art and Ideas
Cambridge Center for Adult Education

16-17 June
Telemann recording with Paul Cienniwa

SEPTEMBER

2 September, 7pm Mayman Hall, Colburn School (Los Angeles)
Lecture/Discussion on Mozart

OCTOBER

3, 10, 17 October: Lectures on Historical Performance
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

NOVEMBER

12 November Clare College Chapel, Cambridge (UK)
Solo Recital, with Dan Tidhar, harpsichord
17th-century Italian Violin Music, from Marini to Corelli

21 November, 5pm Villa I Tatti (Fiesole, Italy)
Solo Recital, with Daniel S. Walden, harpsichord
17th-century Italian Violin Music, from Marini to Corelli

DECEMBER

28 November, 5, 12 December: Lectures on Baroque and Classical style
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

JANUARY 2017

9 January: Lecture on Classical performance practice
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

FEBRUARY 2017

8 February St James's Piccadilly, London
Solo Recital (violin and viola d'amore), with Dan Tidhar, harpsichord
Works of Veracini, Corelli, and others

13 February: Lecture on Beethoven's Eroica Symphony
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

20 February: Lecture on early- and mid-19th-century aesthetics
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

MAY 2017

5 May Mayman Hall, Colburn School, Los Angeles
Discussion: Historical Performance, 18th- and 19th-century music

JUNE 2017

8 June University of Glasgow Chapel 1:10pm
Solo Recital, with Dan Tidhar, harpsichord
Music of Veracini

9 June Location TBA Cambridge (UK)
Solo Recital, with Dan Tidhar, harpsichord
Music of Veracini

10 June Clare College Chapel, Cambridge (UK)
Solo Recital, with Kate Conway, cello, and Dan Tidhar, harpsichord
Music of Veracini

AUGUST 2017

August/September 2017
Dates and Locations TBA, Oslo, Norway
Beethoven and Mozart Violin Sonatas, with Christina Kobb, fortepiano

OCTOBER 2017

5 October University of Glasgow Chapel
Solo Recital, with Christina Kobb, fotepiano
Beethoven and Mozart Violin Sonatas

CONCERT ARCHIVE

SEPTEMBER 2015

Three lectures on Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro
Three Wednesdays: 2, 9, 16 September, 3-5pm
Cambridge Center for Adult Education

12 September, 6:30pm Colburn School of Performing Arts, Los Angeles
Lecture/Masterclass

AUGUST 2015

29 August 2015, 7:30pm Groupmuse House Concert, Watertown
Unaccompanied Recital
Works of Tartini, Vilsmayr, Biber, Bach, Schmelzer

27 August 2015, 6:30pm Groupmuse House Concert, Medford
Unaccompanied Recital

22 August 2015, 7:30pm Groupmuse House Concert, Somerville
Unaccompanied Recital: Works of Bach, Biber and Schmelzer

JUNE-JULY 2015

Lecture series on Mozart and Beethoven: 8 Thursdays
Cambridge Center for Adult Education

19 July 2015, 7:30pm House Concert, Boston
Solo Recital: works of Vilsmayr, Biber, Bach, Schmelzer

10 July 2015, 7:30pm House Concert, Cambridge
Solo Recital, with Zoe Weiss, viola da gamba
Works of Corelli, Bach and Schmelzer

APRIL-MAY 2015

Lecture series on Mozart and Beethoven: 8 Tuesdays
Cambridge Center for Adult Education

MARCH 2015: All concerts canceled while I recover from knee surgery

FEBRUARY 2015

28 February 2015, 7:30pm Private House Concert, Boston
with Andrew Arceci, viola da gamba
Works of Corelli, Bach, Schmelzer

22 February 2015, 3pm First Church Cambridge
Cambridge Concentus (Guest Leader/Soloist)
Orchestral, chamber and solo works of Corelli

18 February 2015, 5pm The Arts Cafe at the Barker Center, Harvard University
with Marika Holmqvist, violin
"Novels without Words": Duos by Telemann, Leclair, Graaf and Rameau and Mozart

14 February 2015, 10am House Concert for Kids, Cambridgeport
Works of Biber and Schmelzer

JANUARY 2015

BACH EXPLORED, Concert 2: Dark Visions
28 January 2015 7:30pm New Bedford Art Museum
29 January 2015 7:30pm First Church in Boston

25 January 2015 11am First Church in Boston
Violinist-in-residence: works of Bach, Pisendel and Hertel

23 January 2015 7:30pm Groupmuse House Concert, Cambridge
Solo Recital: Works of Biber, Vilsmayr, and Schmelzer

20 January 2015 11am Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Lecture-Recital: Bach's Lyre

DECEMBER 2014

28 December 2014 11am First Church in Boston
Violinist-in-residence: works of Pisendel, Bach and Tartini

6 December 2014 7:30pm House Concert, Cambridge
Solo recital: works of Pisendel, Bach, and an anonymous master

NOVEMBER 2014

23 November 2014 3pm First Church in Cambridge
Cambridge Concentus: Bach's complete concertos for multiple harpsichords

20 November 2014 2pm Cambridge Music Club
Musical Offering: works of Telemann, Bach and Handel

19 November 2014 7pm First Church in Boston
FCB Learning Community/Speakers Series
Lecture-recital: "Bach's Lyre: The Unaccompanied Violin in 17th-century Germany"

OCTOBER 2014

30 October 2014 7pm Quincy House Harvard University
Persian Classical Music and 17th-century European folk music

8 October 2014 7:30pm Hampden-Sydney College, Virginia
Musical Offering
Chamber music by CPE Bach, Mozart, Boccherini and Beethoven

BACH EXPLORED, Concert 1: Bach the Dionysian
1 October 2014 7:30pm New Bedford Art Museum
2 October 2014 7:30pm First Church in Boston

SEPTEMBER 2014

28 September 2014 2pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gallery Talk, with Ruth Ezra, art historian
"The Art of Deception", with music of Beethoven, Biber, Mozart, Telemann, Vivaldi

28 September 2014 11am First Church in Boston
Violinist-in-residence: music of Pisendel

25 September 2014 6pm First Church in Boston
Violinist-in-residence: music of Telemann

24 September 2014 7pm House Concert, Cambridge
Solo recital, with Shirley Hunt, baroque cello
Music of Pisendel and Telemann

7 September 2014 7pm House Concert, Sommerville
Solo recital, with Shirley Hunt, viola da gamba
Music of Schenck, Walther and Biber

MAY 2014

30 May 2014 7pm Masterclass at the Colburn School of Performing Arts, Los Angeles

18 May 2014 2pm; 14 May 2014 6pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gallery Talks: Foreground and Background in Music and Art (with art historian Ruth Ezra)

10 May 2014 7pm Goethe-Institut Boston
Cambridge Concentus
Chamber Music by Bach and Buxtehude; Biber's "Guardian Angel"

9 May 2014 7:30pm Eliot Church of Newton, MA
"The Glory of Venice"
Works of Vivaldi, Albinoni, Marcello

APRIL 2014

10 April 2014 1:15pm St Bartholomew's Church, NYC
Sinfonia New York
Beethoven: String Trio in G major, op. 9 no. 1

MARCH 2014

11 March 2014 noon Kings Chapel, Boston
Solo recital; works of Vilsmayr, Biber, Westhoff

1 March 2014 7:30pm Church of the Good Shepherd, Wareham, MA
2 March 2014 3pm Congregational Church, Falmouth
The Buxtehude Trio, hosted by Mastersingers by the Sea
Works of Biber and Buxtehude

FEBRUARY 2014

9 February 2014 3pm First Church Cambridge, Garden St.
Cambridge Concentus
Solo and trio sonatas for two violins, with improvisations on ostinato basslines

DECEMBER 2013

5 December 2013 8pm Clarendon Hill Church
Joint recital, with Marco Fusi, modern viola d'amore
17th- and 21st-century works for viola d'amore

8 and 21 December 2013 noon and 2pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gallery Talks : The Passions in 17th-century art and music (with art historian Ruth Ezra)
Music of Handel, Matteis, Mattheson, Tartini, Walther

20 December 2013 8pm First Lutheran Church, Boston
Canto Armonico
Vocal music, chamber music, and "Mystery" Sonatas of Biber

21 December 2013 8pm Church of Our Saviour, Brookline
"Musical Offering" Chamber Ensemble
"A Bach Christmas": Cantatas, Chorales, and Orchestral Works

NOVEMBER 2013

15 November 2013 7:30pm First Church Cambridge
16 November 2013 7:30pm Holy Trinity Church, New York
"Grand Harmonie" Chamber Ensemble
Chamber Music for Wind and Strings by Haydn, Mozart and Dauprat

5 November 2013 12:30pm
Duo Recital, with Sarah Paysnick, traverso
Fantasias and Duos by Telemann

OCTOBER 2013

5 October 2013 7:30pm Pusey Room, Harvard Memorial Church
6 October 2013 2pm St Peters Church, Weston
"Musical Offering" Chamber Ensemble: Works of Bach's sons

31 October 2013 12:15pm First Church, Boston
Solo Recital
Works of Tartini, Woldemar and Matteis

SEPTEMBER 2013

21 September, 2013 8pm Church on the Hill, Bowdoin St, Boston
Solo Recital, with Matthew Hall, harpsichord
Works of Bach, Handel, Pisendel and Telemann

AUGUST 2013

8 August 2013 7:30pm Sullivan Congregational Church, Sullivan, NH
"Musical Offering" Chamber Ensemble at the Monadnock Festival
Trio Sonatas by Bach

1-4 August 2013 Dorchester Theatre
Boston Opera Collaborative and Grand Harmonie
Rossini's "Cenerentola" on period instruments

JULY 2013

20 July 2013 7pm Pusey Room, Harvard Memorial Church
"Grand Harmonie" Chamber Ensemble
Chamber Music for winds and strings by Mozart; Beethoven's String Trio op. 9 no. 1

JUNE 2013

28-29 June 2013 Cambridge and Manchester
"Musical Offering" Chamber Ensemble
Virtuoso Cantatas and Sonatas from 17th-century Germany

2 June 2013 6pm Boxgrove Priory
The Consort of Twelve
Kate Conway, cello solo; Dorian Komanoff Bandy, guest conductor
Concertos and Serenades by Mozart and Haydn

MAY 2013

22, 23 May 2013 8pm Symphony Space, New York City
Alessandro Scarlatti's "Il Trionfo dell' onore", NY premiere
Dorian Komanoff Bandy, conductor
Sinfonia New York, in collaboration with Underworld Productions

APRIL 2013

6 April 2013, Harvard Memorial Church; 7 April 2013, Church of Our Saviour, Brookline
"Musical Offering" Chamber Ensemble
French Baroque Theatre Music

MARCH 2013

2 March 2013 8pm Harvard-Epworth Church, Harvard Square
"Grand Harmonie" Chamber Ensemble
Chamber Music for Winds and Strings by Mozart and Beethoven

DECEMBER 2012

1 December 2012 7:30pm Bateman Auditorium, Cambridge, UK
Solo Recital, with Kate Conway, cello, and Chad Kelly, harpsichord
Italians Abroad: Violin Sonatas by Veracini, Mascitti, Pisendel, Locatelli, Handel

NOVEMBER 2012

27 November 2012 7:30pm King's College Chapel, Strand, London
Brandenburg Concerto no. 4; Concertos by Bach, Handel and Corelli
Dorian Komanoff Bandy, guest director and soloist

9-19 November 2012
Monteverdi's L'Orfeo
Musica Poetica London, in collaboration with Hampstead Garden Opera
Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Highgate, London

8 November 2012 1pm Dartford Parish Church
Solo recital: Works of Vilsmayr, Westhoff, Pisendel, Bach

OCTOBER 2012

Saturday, 27 October 2012 8:30pm and 10:30pm St Bartholomew's Church, Brighton, UK
Musica Poetica London at Brighton Early Music Festival's "White Night"

Thursday, 18 October 2012 7:30pm St Stephen's Gloucester Rd
Musica Poetica London
Concertos and Orchestral Suites by Telemann

Monday, 15 October 2012 1pm All Saints High Wycombe
Solo Recital, with Kate Conway, cello
Violin Sonatas by Handel, Telemann and Mascitti

Sunday, 7 October 2012 3pm Finchcock's Musical Museum, Kent
Musica Poetica London, with guest fortepianist Christina Kobb
Mozart in Miniature: Symphonies and Concertos arranged for piano and string quartet

SEPTEMBER 2012

Thursday, 13 September 2012, 7:30pm St Anne's Church, Gresham St, London
Solo Recital: "The Great Contest: Pisendel and Veracini, Dresden 1722"
with Kate Conway, cello, Alex McCartney, theorbo, and Oliver-John Ruthven, harpsichord

JUNE 2012

20 June 2012, 1:10pm Windsor Parish Church
Solo Recital, with Kate Conway, cello, and Alex McCartney, theorbo
Works of Walther, Westhoff, Biber and Pisendel

APRIL-MAY 2012

26 April - 6 May Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Mozart's Così fan tutte
Hampstead Garden Opera; Dorian Komanoff Bandy, guest music director

MARCH 2012

17 and 23 March, Cadogan Hall, London
Purcell's Dido and Aeneas; scenes from Mozart's La Clemenza di Tito
Musica Poetica London

Saturday, 3 March St Stephen's Gloucester Rd
Buxtehude's Membra Jesu Nostri; trio sonatas by Becker, Biber, Buxtehude, Strungk
Musica Poetica London

JANUARY 2012

Saturday, 21 January Clare College Chapel, Cambridge
Solo Recital, with Emily Senturia, harpsichord and organ
works of Pisendel, Veracini, Walther, Biber

DECEMBER 2011

Friday, 9 December St Mary the Virgin Church, High Street, Hartfield
Crowborough Baroque; Dorian Bandy, guest leader and soloist
Brandenburg Concerto no 4; Concerti from Handel's op 3; arias by Bach and Handel

Monday, 5 December St Anne's Lutheran Church, Gresham St, EC2V
Musica Poetica London
Handel: Trio Sonatas from opp 2 and 5; Arias from
Alceste and Semele

NOVEMBER 2011

Saturday, 12 November St Edmund's College, Cambridge
Chesterton Baroque
Concertos by Bach and Vivaldi

Saturday, 5 November Morden College Chapel, Blackheath
Musica Poetica London
Trio Sonatas by Corelli, Handel and Leclaire

SEPTEMBER 2011

Thursday, 8 September St John's Notting Hill
Musica Poetica London
Virtuoso sonatas, trios and cantatas from 17th-century Germany

AUGUST 2011

Thursday, 18 August Dartford Parish Church
and Wednesday, 17 August, Finchcocks Keyboard Collection
Musica Poetica London, with Christina Kobb, guest fortepianist
Mozart, Piano Trio in G major, KV 496, and Piano Concerto KV 414

JULY 2011

Friday, 15 July St John's the Divine Church, Kew Road, Richmond
Amphion Consort (www.amphionconsort.com)
Mozart's duos for violin and viola; Beethoven's string trio op. 3

Thursday, 14 July Round Church, Cambridge
Amphion Consort (www.amphionconsort.com)
Trio Sonatas by Corelli and Biber

Saturday, 2 July St Augustine's Thorpe Bay
Musica Poetica London
17th-century solo and trio sonatas

JUNE 2011

Friday, 3 June St Mary's Church, Putney
Amphion Consort (www.amphionconsort.com)
Biber's complete
Harmonia Artificioso-Ariosa trio sonatas
Jennifer Bennett and Dorian Bandy, violin, violino piccolo, viola, viola d'amore

MAY 2011

Sunday, 22 May Lauderdale House, Highgate
Amphion Consort (www.amphionconsort.com)
String Quartets by Haydn, Mozart and Boccherini

Friday, 6 May Duke's Hall, Royal Academy of Music
Nuttall Early Music Prize, Final Round
Musica Poetica London; works by Becker and Buxtehude

Wednesday, 4 May Piano Gallery, Royal Academy of Music
Lecture-Recital: "Strained into Grotesques"
programme including works by Biber, Walther and Veracini
with Kate Conway, cello, and Oliver-John Ruthven, organ

APRIL 2011

8-17 April Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Highgate
Handel's Semele
Musica Poetica London, in collaboration with Hampstead Garden Opera (www.hgo.org.uk)