Totnes Early Music Society

Totnes Early Music Society / Events / Fri 31 Jan 2020

London Baroque: Les Amours Baroque

London Baroque: Les Amours Baroque

Outstanding viol player Charles Medlam and his daughter Hannah, a soprano, are joined by theorbo player Alex McCartney for a programme of 17th century songs and instrumental music from London, Paris and Rome.

Featuring vocal works by William Lawes, Purcell, Michel Lambert and Marc-Antoine Charpentier, and a cantata in French written while Handel's was in Rome. Virtuoso bass viol pieces from France's foremost “Maître de viole” are complemented by some wonderfully rich theorbo pieces by Robert de Visée, Louis XIV’s favourite lutenist.

Advance tickets £13, under 18s £5, available from the Dartington Box Office (01803 847070) and website (boxoffice@dartington.org), on the door £14/£5.. For more information see totnesearlymusic.org.uk.

This is the fourth of six concerts organised by the Totnes Early Music Society as part of their 2019/20 season.

For more information visit http://totnesearlymusic.org.uk/

Event Location

United Free Church

Fore Street, Totnes
TQ9 5RP

Telephone: 01722 349 308
Email: tomalinmandj@hotmail.com
Website: http://totnesearlymusic.org.uk/

Event Details

Age group

Adults