The Roast Beef Cantata; Courtesy of a private collector.


Musical Offering: Sunday, 13 November 2011

The Practitioners of Musick will present Hogarth and His Musical Friends at 3:00, featuring:

  • John Burkhalter, English and small flutes
  • Clara Rottsolk, soprano
  • Donna Fournier, Baroque cello
  • Donovan Klotzbeacher, harpsichord

A reception will follow in the main gallery of Firestone Library. The Roast Beef Cantata, the musick compos'd by Theodosius Forrest (ca.1728 to 1784) to a text of Henry Fielding, will be performed by The Practitioners of Musick as part this concert.


The exhibition and concert are free and open to the public.