Folger Consort Presents Italian Music of the High Renaissance
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The last date listed for Folger Consort Presents Isabella's Court was Saturday September 27, 2008 / 8:00pm.
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Folger Consort, the award-winning early-music ensemble, always gifts its audiences with something special for the holidays, and this year is no exception. Christmas in New Spain celebrates the Consort's Instruments of Exploration theme, exploring the 16th and 17th century religious music of Mexico and Peru, seasonal works by Latin American and Spanish composers, and lively early baroque dances. Enjoy the festively decorated Elizabethan Theatre at this special Yuletide concert, featuring the vocal ensemble, guitar, harp, violin, viol and bassoon. Learn More
Popular song flourished at the opulent 15th-century Italian court of Isabella d'Este, an enlightened and influential patron and a musician herself.
Robert Aubry Davis, seen on WETA's Around Town and heard on XM Radio's opera and classical vocal music channel, leads a lively pre-concert discussion with the performers on Friday, September 26 at 7pm in the Elizabethean Theatre.
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