Julia Doyle soprano and Matthew Wadsworth lute, theorbo
From London to Venice
17th century London and Venice were veritable melting pots for artistic talent, scandal and creative thinkers alike. What better to evoke the passions and torments of life in London than the wonderfully fused song, art and poetry of John Dowland and Henry Purcell, and in Venice by the exquisite masterpieces of three of the most daring composers of the time, Francesca Caccini, Claudio Monteverdi and Barbara Strozzi. A wonderful blend of poetry and music, which is as moving to the soul today as it was 400 years ago.
‘[Julia Doyle] radiant, intelligent, thoroughly engaging’ The Guardian
‘Wadsworth’s playing is sensitive and polished – his performances are masterful’ BBC Music Magazine
Beverley and East Riding Early Music Festival 2020
Tickets available from the NCEM at St Margaret's Church, Walmgate, York YO1 9TL. Telephone: 01904 658338. Email: email@example.com Secure online booking at: tickets.ncem.co.uk.
Weekend ticket: book for Stile Antico, Alva, La Serenissima, filoBarocco and Julia Doyle and Matthew Wadsworth at the same time and save £10.00.
St James’ Church, Warter
Sunday 7pm, 31st May 2020 -
£22.00 (concessions £20.00 | under 35 £6.00)