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Ballets and Brawls



2010


 



French Music of Court and Countryside
BALLETS AND BRAWLS
In the Folger Elizabethan Theater
March 19-21, 2010

 

For a delightful springtime concert, the Consort performs a program of French romance and wit circa 1610. France was also influenced by the great revolution in musical taste that occurred at the beginning of the 17th century, but French music developed in very different directions than Italian Baroque. In court entertainments, dance reigned supreme, and our program includes charming dances, complemented by songs for voice and lute, in both sophisticated and rustic styles, including witty, amorous dialogues for baritone and soprano.

 

Folger Consort
Robert Eisenstein--violin, viol, recorder

Christopher Kendall--lute

 

Guest Artists

Rosa Lamoreaux--soprano

Gwyn Roberts--recorder

Williams Sharp--baritone

Dan Stillman--dulcian, recorder, sacquebut

Tom Zajac--recorder, flute, sacquebut, bagpipe

 


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