Another event in keeping with #worcesteronthemoon celebration of Dr. Robert Goddard's 50th anniversary of his dream of putting a man on the moon. Discover cutting-edge scientist-musicians of the 18th century and rarely-heard Baroque music inspired by gazing at the sky! Our season finale spotlights the little-known musical voices of scientific luminaries such as William Herschel, C. F. Baumgarten, and John Marsh, along with a suite by J. C. Schmidt written for the 1719 Dresden Festival of the Planets, and a Planetary ariette by Rameau. Astronomical imaginations!
Cost: Visit Musicians of Old Post Road website for pricing
Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary