The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Live-Streamed Recital: Shirley Hunt, Baroque Cello

St. John's Episcopal Church, West Hartford
Live-streamed from St. John's Episcopal Church, West Hartford, CT, starting at 12:15pm

During this period of social distancing, Music at the Red Door is presenting free, live-streamed video recitals on Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m.

On Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at 12:15 p.m., highly-acclaimed Baroque and early music cellist Shirley Hunt will perform a solo recital from her home studio.

The recital will be streamed live, and later archived, at this link:


J.S. Bach (German, 1685-1750)
Suite No. 3 in C Major: Prelude and Allemande

Francesco Paolo Supriani (Italian, 1678-1753)
Toccata V: Solo and Variation

Giuseppe Clemente Dall’Abaco (Italian, 1709-1805)
Caprice Primo

Eden Ahbez (American, 1908-1995)
Nature Boy

Praised by The Strad as “stylish and accomplished,” internationally respected baroque cellist Shirley Hunt has performed and recorded with the nation’s leading period instrument ensembles including Handel and Haydn Society, Boston Baroque, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, American Bach Soloists, Trinity Baroque Orchestra, TENET, the Sebastians, and New York Baroque Incorporated. Recent season highlights include performances at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the Library of Congress, and the Museum of Fine Art Boston. Originally from Portland, Oregon, Ms. Hunt was born into a musical family and is the younger sister of the late mezzo-soprano Lorraine Hunt Lieberson.

More details about this event may be found here: