Period-instrument ensemble Publick Musick will be joined by Boston-based soprano Shari Alise Wilson and organist Edoardo Bellotti for two performances as part of the Memorial Art Gallery's Third Thursday Concert series with Eastman's Italian Baroque Organ. The program of works from the early Italian Baroque period features beautiful and expressive solo motets by Alessandro Grandi, and inventive instrumental canzonas and motets by Tarquinio Merula. Wilson and Bellotti will be joined by violinist Boel Gidholm, cellist Christopher Haritatos, Deborah Fox, theorbo, and Naomi Gregory, organ.
Publick Musick with Shari Alise Wilson and Edoardo Bellotti will perform Thursday, March 19, at the Memorial Art Gallery, 500 University Avenue. 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Included in gallery admission: $12 before 5 p.m. and $6 after. mag.rochester.edu; publickmusick.org.