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Conductor Lars Ulrik Mortensen Makes His Juilliard Debut

Sharon Paquette Lose • News • April 14, 2016

Lars Ulrik MortensenNEW YORK – Lars Ulrik Mortensen makes his Juilliard debut conducting period-instrument ensemble Juilliard415 in Works by Biber, Corelli, and Muffat.

The program features Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber’s Concerto Grosso No. 6 in A Minor from Fidicinium sacro-profanum (1683); Arcangelo Corelli’s Concerto Grosso in F Major, Op. 6, No. 2; George Muffat’s Sonata II in G Minor from Armonico tributo (1682); Corelli’s Concerto Grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 4 (1714); Corelli’s Concerto Grosso in C Minor, Op. 6, No. 3 (1714); and Muffat’s Sonata V in G Major from Armonico tributo (1682)

Tickets for $20 are available at events.juilliard.edu or at the Alice Tully Hall Box Office. Tickets are free for Juilliard students; non-Juilliard students with valid ID may purchase tickets for $10.

Juilliard’s full-scholarship Historical Performance program was established and endowed in 2009 by the generous support of Bruce and Suzie Kovner.

About the Program

Juilliard Historical Performance Director Robert Mealy writes this note about the program: “The orchestra was born in France and Italy at about the same time. Juilliard415’s program of April 12, 2016 explored how Jean-Baptiste Lully and his 

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