Led by Christina Pluhar, L'Arpeggiata has forged unusual artistic paths that
bridge the old with the new, finding new ways to re-imagine the French,
Italian, and Spanish Baroque music that forms the core of its
In 2011–2012, L'Arpeggiata returns for a four-concert Perspectives
series—the first time Carnegie Hall has invited an early-music group to
participate in this artistic initiative.
With a host of guests, L'Arpeggiata performs rollicking
improvisations that owe as much to Baroque as to jazz and other genres.
Together, they combine Corsican folk music with sacred Italian music,
explore the many sides of the tarantella dance, and revive the Spanish
and Neapolitan Baroque tradition.
Carnegie Hall's 2011-2012 Season: Christina
Pluhar on L'Arpeggiata's Perspectives Series