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Viola da Gamba Concert Calendar for Greater New York City
Spring 2018

Sunday, March 25, 2018, 2 pm
Parthenia Viol Consort: Tomb Sonnets. Voice and Vviols from Across the Centuries

The Secret Theatre
44-02 23rd Street, Long Island City, Queens
The Parthenia Viol Consort with Lisa Terry, Rosamund Morley, Lawrence Lipnik, Beverly Au with guest, Ryland Angel, tenor and countertenor perform sublime songs from Renaissance Italy, and a new work for viol consort and countertenor by Martin Kennedy (2014). Tomb Sonnets reflects on death and burial sites in sonnets by Keats, Longfellow and Petrarch. 

Friday April 6, 2018, 7:30 pm
Empire Viols

Church of the Transfiguration
One E. 29th St. NYC (between 5th and Madison) 
Empire Viols plays music for viols and harpsichordf rom France, the Low Countries, Italy, and Germany. Take a continental journey (and maybe a sentimental one, too!) with Empire Viols as they traverse Europe. Hear entrancing music by Sainte-Colombe, Marin Marais, Antonio Vivaldi, and Johann Schenck, as well as a transcription of an organ sonata by Ludwig Krebs, student of J.S. Bach. Some surprises and music for solo harpsichord are also in store.











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