Home
Shop  |  Calendar  |  Join  |  Buy Tickets  |  Hamnet  |  Site Rental  |  Press Room  
  
About UsWhat's OnUse the CollectionDiscover ShakespeareTeach & LearnFolger InstituteSupport Us
Folger Consort

   Sign up for E-news!
   Printer Friendly

Playing with Fire



2005




Playing with Fire
May 27 - 29, 2005

The vibrant traditions of Renaissance instrumental music are ever-present in the exuberant and earthy material of the final program of the year, with viols, violins, lutes, recorders, trombones, bagpipe, harps, flutes, whistles, hurdy-gurdy, and percussion taking center stage. The Consort presents lively dance music, sophisticated fantasies, and brilliant improvisational divisions from all over Europe during the 15th and 16th centuries.

Folger Consort
Robert Eisenstein - Violin, Viol, Recorder
Christopher Kendall - Lute, Theorbo

Guest Artists
David Douglass - Violin, Viol
Mary Springfels - Viol
Tom Zajac - Recorder, Flute, Harp, Bagpipes, Hurdy-gurdy
  Additional Information

Listen to recordings from Playing with Fire



Bookmark and Share   
 
     Copyright & Policies   |   Sitemap   |   Contact Us   |   About This Site
RSS   
 
  Address:
201 East Capitol Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
Get directions »
    Hours:
PublicReading Room
10am to 5pm, Monday through Saturday8:45am to 4:45pm, Monday through Friday
12pm to 5pm, Sunday9am to noon and 1pm to 4:30pm, Saturday
    Phone:
Main: 202 544 4600
Box Office: 202 544 7077
Fax: 202 544 4623