John Christian Bach House concerts are considered small potatoes nowadays, but in the 18th century, having house concerts in the right houses could launch a career. John Christian Bach had his music performed in the best houses in London. His Sinfonia Concertante in D got its start that way. Tempesta di Mare plays it in concert in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.
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House concerts are considered small potatoes nowadays, but in the 18th century, having house concerts in the right houses could launch a career. John Christian Bach had his music performed in the best houses in London. His Sinfonia Concertante in D got its start that way. Tempesta di Mare plays it in concert in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.